The Piwik Professional Services team get often get asked about “Will Piwik work on my High Traffic Website?”

We have successfully helped customers manage Piwik servers with up to 20M pageviews a month.

Documentation: Piwik High Traffic

Check out our guide for Scaling Piwik – High Traffic Server

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Few Piwik Facts

  • If your websites track about 1 Million pageviews or less a month, Piwik will run smoothly on a small dedicated server or quality shared hosting.
  • To track 10M and more pageviews comfortably, you will need a dedicated server – with possibility of large +5Gb Mysql databases.
  • Some users track more than 30,000 websites with visits in one Piwik server.
  • Some users track more than 7 years history in Piwik after importing historical web server logs… some Piwik Mysql Databases are 100 Gb
  • The SignUp plugin lets users sign up & create a website in Piwik. With this plugin or simply using the Settings API, Many companies are offering the reports to their customers automatically or on demand.
  • At least three users have broken the superb 1 BILLION page views tracked in Piwik!
  • Put your email below to be added to the performance list, and learn tips on how to scale Piwik!

 

Happy Fast Analytics!