Linode is a virtual private server service provider that is frequently used for deploying production Python web applications.

Linode resources

  • How I survived going viral on a $5 Linode shows the traffic behind a high-trafficked site that runs on an inexpensive Linode virtual private server. The author explains that because the site was a single-page application with minimal JSON server requests it was able to easily withstand the load from hundreds of concurrent connections.

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Matt Makai 2012-2022