More WordPress Super Cache benchmarks using free account (limited to 250 VU – virtual user load tests). For load testing I set to 250 VUs and 5 minute load testing duration which is the maximum available through the free account.

WordPress Super Cache Benchmarks (Loadimpact)

Prior WordPress Super Cache plugin benchmarks were using for load testing. This time for WordPress Super Cache benchmarks using Apachebench tool (available via the httpd-tools YUM package) launched from remote Las Vegas based server running CentOS 6.5 to test this blog’s index page served from a 2GB KVM based DigitalOcean KBM VPS + CentOS 7.0 using Centmin Mod LEMP web stack and PHP […]

WordPress Super Cache Benchmarks (Apachebench) Round 1

Third group of WordPress Super Cache benchmarks this time with some NewRelic server stats added. load tested this WordPress blog’s index page with 8000 users over 60 seconds with California region. This time no TCP errors as I did a few optimisation tweaks including lowering the memory allocation to MariaDB MySQL to free up more memory for Nginx and PHP-FPM (below memory […]

WordPress Super Cache Benchmarks ( load test) 237 million hits/day

The first blog post showed WordPress and WordPress Super Cache benchmarks for load testing results at 1000, 2000 and 4000 users. So curious to see how this blog stands up to a 6000 user stress test as well on this 2GB KVM based DigitalOcean KBM VPS + CentOS 7.0 using Centmin Mod LEMP web stack and PHP 7.0.0-dev (PHP NG).

WordPress Super Cache Benchmarks (

This WordPress blog was created using Centmin Mod’s WordPress auto installer script ( which utilises WP-CLI command line tool to automate the installation of WordPress core script along with WordPress Super Cache and a bundle of other essential WordPress Plugins for security, performance and better usability. The blog is using PHP 7.0.0-dev for testing as well given that PHP 7 performance has pretty much caught […]

WordPress Nginx Auto Installer Script