VPS SSD 1, Dec 03 2017

Provider Plan Cost per month Disk space (GB) Memory (GB) Data transfer (GB) Virtualization
OVH VPS SSD 1 $4.47 10 2.0 1000 KVM

Datacenter CPU type Num CPU cores OS Kernel Ruby Rails
Beauharnois, Canada Intel Core Processor (Haswell, no TSX) 1 Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS 4.4.0 2.4.2 5.1.4


Grades are calculated by combining results from web, sysbench, endurance and remote timing tests.

Grade A is best, grade F is worst.

How are grades calculated?

Web Performance Raw CPU Power Performance Stability Disk IO Performance Network Performance
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Test Results

  • Sysbench tests are run once at the end of each trial. They push the VPS to its limit but for a few minutes only.
  • Remote timings are collected continuously from 4 different continents.
  • The Web performance test lasts for the whole duration of the trial (several days) and reports the response time and system metrics of a popular website running a Ruby on Rails application backed by a Postgres database.
  • Endurance performance tests push the VPS CPU to its limits for several hours straight and will reveal the raw poser of the VPS as well as its stability over time.

Sysbench CPU Performances

We ran Sysbench tests on this VPS, including CPU tests, random and sequential, read and write IO tests and memory tests.

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Remote Timings

Response times for this VPS were continuously measured from 5+ locations in the world. Each measure includes DNS resolution time, connection time, TLS handshake time and server response time.

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Sustained CPU Endurance Run

Can your VPS handle 24 hours of sustained CPU load without flinching? How much can it handle? Does the provider throttle your CPU after a while?

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Web Performance

Daily Web Metrics

Response time

CPU utilization

Day Num requests Average Total ms P95 Total ms P99 Total ms Average Db ms Cpu idle Cpu steal Iowait
Dec 03 2017 74808 85 160 300 7 90.67% 0.01% 0.05%
Dec 04 2017 81016 82 160 300 7 89.94% 0.01% 0.05%
Dec 05 2017 88954 87 170 300 7 88.70% 0.01% 0.05%
Dec 06 2017 181215 89 170 300 7 79.42% 0.01% 0.04%
Dec 07 2017 124081 86 170 280 6 85.20% 0.01% 0.06%
Dec 08 2017 236498 91 180 300 7 73.78% 0.01% 0.04%
Dec 09 2017 147990 88 170 300 6 82.74% 0.01% 0.06%

Weekly Web Metrics

Day Num requests Average Total ms P95 Total ms P99 Total ms Average Db ms Cpu idle Cpu steal Iowait
Dec 04 2017 938283 88 170 300 7 84.28% 0.01% 0.05%

Web Performance comparison

Web performance is measured locally on the VPS and includes Rails app response times as well as system metrics.

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