LuxSci has just introduced a new user interface for dedicated server customers. The dedicated server management interface allows customers to view real-time and historical information about their server performance and capacity, enables iptables firewall management, and places certain system management commands in the hands of account administrators.
Insight into server health and metrics is important for capacity planning and for diagnosing and resolving performance issues. The system metrics and reports exposed in the dedicated server management interface were previously only available to LuxSci support staff. Now, account administrators can access this same information on demand and perform tasks such as server reboots, apache restarts, and firewall edits when needed without the assistance of technical support.
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