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TheDD commandis used to check the speed of the VPS. Login to your VPS and use the following command: dd if=/dev/zero of=test bs=64k count=16k conv=fdatasync

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  • Why do we need to test VPS disk speed?

  • We need to test VPS disk speed of a server because all the vps on the same server and depending upon the vps on that server your disk performance can be effected. Further you can check out if you truly have HDD or SDD VPS.

  • What should I look for when buying a virtual private server (VPS)?

  • Several important factors to consider before buying a Virtual Private Server (VPS) are Internet connection speed, I/O speed, CPU performance and the server or network uptime.

  • Are SSD powered VPS faster than HDD based VPS?

  • Many of the top VPS providers like DigitalOcean and Vultr offers SSD based VPS. SSD powered VPS are faster than traditional HDD based VPS, however there are certain factor that makes performance vary like the number of VPSes on a node (server).

  • How to test the nench server?

  • Leave the server for a week or at least a day, and then return for the results, they will be in the nench.log file. Under Windows, a long file can be copied directly from Putty. In the settings Change settings 鈥?- Window – Lines of scrollback, you can put 20,000. This is enough for a test for 10 days.