Entries by Dan Alvidrez

Media Temple vs. WebFaction 2017 Benchmark

  PHP Math Execution: (99,999 Iterations of each Function) “abs”, “acos”, “asin”, “atan”, “bindec”, “floor”, “exp”, “sin”, “tan”, “pi”, “is_finite”, “is_nan”, “sqrt” PHP String Manipulation: (99,999 Iterations of each Function) “abs”, “acos”, “asin”, “atan”, “bindec”, “floor”, “exp”, “sin”, “tan”, “pi”, “is_finite”, “is_nan”, “sqrt” PHP Looping: (999,999 Iterations of each Function) “For”,”While” PHP Conditional Statements: (999,999 […]

Minix Z83-4 Mini PC: Awesome for a Server!

I just received my new Minix Z83-4 Mini PC from Amazon and I’m using it for a server. Excellent so far! Clean & Optimize Windows: First go to update center and let it run to get the latest updates. Open Disk Cleanup. Select all options and let it run, then go back and do it again for […]

Install Free LetsEncrypt Certificates on WebFaction

Let’s walk through the process of using Let’s Encrypt Free SSL Certificates on WebFaction: Part1: Install and Configure “letsencrypt-webfaction” on Your Server: Step 1) Visit Will-in-wi’s “letsencrypt-webfaction” repository at github and read through the documentation to get a grasp of the software you’re installing. Repo: https://github.com/will-in-wi/letsencrypt-webfaction Wiki: https://github.com/will-in-wi/letsencrypt-webfaction/wiki Step 2) Login to your server via SSH and run the following command to […]