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Monitoring and Optimizing Performance of Your ServerStadium Cloud Instances

Keeping your cloud instance running smoothly and efficiently is crucial. This tutorial will guide you through the process of monitoring and optimizing the performance of your ServerStadium cloud instance.

For more tutorials and guides, make sure to visit our Knowledge Base.

Step 1: Register Your Account

If you haven’t already, you’ll need to create an account on our Registration Page. Once registered, you’ll have access to your personal Cloud Dashboard.

Step 2: Add Your Cloud Instance

From your Cloud Dashboard, click the ‘Add VM’ button. Choose a cloud instance that suits your needs and budget. For more detailed information about our offerings, you can visit our Pricing Page.

Step 3: Install Monitoring Tools

There are several monitoring tools available that can help you keep track of your cloud instance’s performance. One popular option is htop, which provides a real-time, interactive summary of your cloud instance’s performance. Install htop with the following command:

sudo apt install htop

Step 4: Understand Key Performance Metrics

htop Provides a wealth of information about your cloud instance’s performance. Here are a few key metrics to keep an eye on:

  • CPU usage: High CPU usage could indicate that your cloud instance is under heavy load.
  • Memory usage: If your cloud instance is running out of memory, it may slow down.
  • Load average: The load average shows how many processes are waiting to run on the CPU.

Step 5: Optimize Performance

Based on the information provided by htop, you can make adjustments to optimize the performance of your cloud instance. For example, you might need to stop unnecessary processes, add more memory, or upgrade to a cloud instance with more CPU power.


By monitoring and optimizing the performance of your ServerStadium cloud instance, you can ensure that it’s running smoothly and efficiently. For more tutorials and guides, visit our Knowledge Base.

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