steemit.chat - Now WTF?

in steemitchat •  5 months ago

[UPDATE 1 7:40PM EST]

The load balancing is in place so we should see a two times performance increase. Now that the infrastructure is in place I should be able to seemlessly add capacity as we grow.

I know it's been rough the last few weeks with all the down time but I think we're in a much better position now to handle another uptick in users.

Steem On!

===============================================================================

Evening Folks,

We outgrew the previous server and have moved to a new one. This server will be a good home but requires a more complex configuration to load balance multiple instances of the nodejs process.

I am working hard to get it complete and hope to have it up this soon (tm).

James aka Riverhead.

Authors get paid when people like you upvote their post.
If you enjoyed what you read here, create your account today and start earning FREE STEEM!
Sort Order:  trending

Awesome @riverhead! Thank you, thank you, thank you.

A lot of people use and appreciate the chat.
Therefore, we appreciate all you are doing. 🙏☺️😉

Hope it's not too much of a headache and time consumer to work out!

Steem on 🐳

·

It's feast and famine :). I go weeks or months without having to do anything and then Steem goes to $2 hahah.

·
·

But now I'm not able to run steemit.chat
I don't know what's going on !!
Can you tell me something ? @riverhead

It's has been under heavy load for like forever :(

Cool. Sent you a message on there, actually, @riverhead.

·

Received. Great to hear!

Success to you in your work.

There has been a lot of downtime lately, and I'm sure it's frustrating for a lot of people. Do you think we'll have close to 100% uptime after this new server is properly configured?

·

That has always been the goal, yes.

·

With the new configuration I am really hoping to have a much more stable setup. I am with you 100% that the downtimes are frustrating for everyone. We are working hard to create a more robust platform.

·
·

Glad to hear. Btw, do you think you'll make it to Lisbon in November?

·
·
·

So far I am a go for Lisbon :).

You talk about Chat ???

Well, I encourage you, regards.

Thanks! Can't wait for the new chat to be up and running. Miss connecting with my Steemit friends on it. :) Thanks again for all of your hard work.

Resteeming to let my down line know.

Thanks for the update.

Keep at it. It is a valuable resource to many of us and it is still my chat of choice (sorry discord folks). Thanks @riverhead for keeping us updated.

·

Thanks papa-pepper. The discord chat isn't for everyone but I'm glad its there. It's a different vibe from steemit.chat. Variety being the spice of life and all that.

·
·

Oh yeah. I'm over there too, I just prefer the rocket-chat... after all, it'll take a rocket to get to the moon!

Fantastic! Was wondering what was going on!

yea its been frustrating not having chat but I really appreciate your hard work on not just this but all you do for the Steemit Community. You are appreciated.
SteemON!

Awesome Riverhead, thank you... this is why I vote for you as a witness!

Hardware requirements mainly memory keep growing. Fewer people can allow to them self to run a note. Not sure it sustainable over the long run.

That's nice to hear because I miss to check my #mammasittas channel
💫

I hope you know how much you are appreciated.

Thanks a lot I've discovered the Steemit chat yesterday and I really like it very much :D Really appreciate it

@riverhead, I've wondered why Steemit chat is not directly embedded into Steemit.com. A new platform which could combine both social media and blogging could challenge Steemit, please let us know of what you think > https://steemit.com/steemit/@blockrush/is-wildspark-the-steemit-killer-blockrush

@riverhead this is a good news... thanks.
its ready now or it is on process ?

@riverhead FYI: My article proposing a fix for the SP Delegation Loophole. Hope it helps. Followed. Voted! https://steemit.com/steemit/@cyberspace/proposed-steemit-fix-for-steem-power-delegation-self-voting-loophole

@riverhead

FYI - Just posted this article.

Analysis of Steem's Economy - A Social Scientist's First Impressions - Part 3/4 in the series.

https://steemit.com/steemit/@cyberspace/analysis-of-steem-s-economy-a-social-scientist-s-first-impressions-part-3-4

hi, I voted you as my witness, wish you help increase my rank , thank you .

Hi @riverhead, just to let you know, I am following you and voted you as my WITNESS. I am quite new here and I would also appreciate if you could comment on what you think of my last post :)

you doing great dear... keep up the good work and thanks for helping me achieve my first milestone on steemit where i mentioned your efforts in my blog...of today
thanks

Hey man sent ya a message on SteemIt.chat. Let me know if there is ever anything I can do to help out. I'm well versed with cloud systems administration.

Wheres the infrastructure? AWS?

I just want to ask you for help as many honorable popes, I created a UPVOTED COMMUNITY program, but as you can see in my post when promoting upvoted community, not having seen my post, I want to ask you to look at it even for a while my post HERE !!!

my program wants to help the minnows in steemit but see i do not have enough steem power, i just a minnow too, i have to give them 100% reward every post but my post limit is so fast so i can not upvote many post minnow other. at least I just want you to catch a glimpse of my post so minnow just as I can grow. I am very grateful to the pope like you @riverhead

Hi .. I'm new Here, I need a push , thank you for up vote this post