Two things you can tryComment out https://github.com/NodeBB/NodeBB/blob/master/public/src/admin/admin.js#L47 Add a true to this if block so it doesn't logout the admin automatically https://github.com/NodeBB/NodeBB/blob/master/src/middleware/admin.js#L148
NodeBB Websocket Question
On Concurrent WebSockets connections...
A Lightstreamer plugin would be interesting to see. Likely overkill in most situations though. Carving out the websockets demand on resources could be good in large deployments; lightstreamer server. With Comet functionality, one could hook into big data analytic platforms.