Scaling with Nginx; Cost-Performance Analysis

Pokémon Go — A Successful Scaling Story

What is Horizontal scaling?

What is Vertical scaling

Getting Started

Diving into Action

Initial Benchmark

# ab -n <num_requests> -c <concurrency> <addr>:<port><path>
ab -n 10000 -c 1000 http://192.168.1.16/index.html

Observations

Vertical Scaling

Tabulated Result

Horizontal Scaling

Tabulated Result

Final Result: Vertical Scaling v/s Horizontal Scaling

Observations

Conclusion

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