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BBC web traffic hit 700Gbps during Olympics

The BBC delivered a staggering 2.8Pb (petabytes) of content in a single day during its coverage of the Olympics, peaking at a rate of 700Gbps as cyclist Bradley Wiggins took gold in the time trial event. The figures give some indication of the stresses facing delivery networks during major events, with a record-breaking 55 million […]