PHP APC vs eAccelerator vs XCache Benchmarking

From my previous post i wrote about how to install APC and XCache for caching system for PHP 5. Now i would like to review which one is have best performance between APC, eAccelerator and XCache. Since i don't have enough machine to do the test, i'm using the bechmark test result from 2bits.com which have done it great and details. Benchmark testing environment: Hardware AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4400+ @ 2.2GHz, 1MB cache and 2GB RAM. 160GB SATA 7200RPM hard … Read more...

Test DNS Server Speed, Google Public DNS and OpenDNS Benchmarking

DNS (Domain Name System) is a hierarchical naming system built on a distributed database for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the participating entities. Most importantly, it translates domain names meaningful to humans into the numerical identifiers associated with networking equipment for the purpose of locating and addressing these devices worldwide. With this DNS you … Read more...