Short story: We’re building out a 1MW data center presence in Santa Clara, CA. Our hosting needs are radically different than they were five years ago when I started and we had a couple racks in Sunnyvale. We now have six data centers around the world, three of which are within fifteen miles of Mountain… Read more
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2 seconds. That’s the amount of time we shaved off average page load times for addons.mozilla.org after last night’s work. The Amsterdam Reboot in effect! It’s been nearly ten months since we served production traffic at these levels out of Amsterdam.
Three years ago this coming December I went to Amsterdam and installed our first non-US data center location. I remember coming back and was up late at night (fighting jetlag) setting up the Netscaler load balancers. By early January we had a CVS mirror up and running and a week later had staged www.mozilla.com and… Read more