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LowEndBoxTV: Which Distro is Fastest?

Veteran readers have already mentally answered the question in the title with “it depends”.

Our man Piotr takes a different tack.  Using popular benchmarks (PHPBench, Redis, ZSTD, Geekbench, VP9 Encode, WebP, OpenSSL, etc.) he compares Debian, Ubuntu, and various RHEL-universe distros to see how they perform on typical LowEnd VPSes.

Lots of data and numbers to look it.  It’s a fun six minutes!  Enjoy.




  1. Robert:

    Very useful and interesting. Thanks for doing this so we don’t have to!

    February 27, 2023 @ 4:19 am | Reply
  2. Nice to read this blog

    March 4, 2023 @ 4:18 am | Reply

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