How to use vnStat and iftop to monitor data consumption within a VM

In the generation of cloud computing, virtual machines (VMs) have become very common, while the usage of physical machines has started to gradually decrease. This post will introduce the tools, ‘vnStat’ and ‘iftop,’ which can be used to monitor data consumption in a VM. First, I am creating a machine with the following resources: 20 GHz CPU 16 GB RAM …

CloudSigma Drops Prices Again

Zurich, Switzerland — October 15, 2013 — CloudSigma an international, customer-centric, pure-cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, today announced a further drop of its compute prices for customers across all its locations. Similar to the previous benefits attributed this summer, the pricing drop is based on a combination of additional efficiency gains from the company’s proprietary cloud technology and falling underlying hardware …