Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Video System Upgrades

I recently discovered a defect in our video server code which was causing some servers to use up 100% of CPU cycles. On Friday we released an update to address this issue which dramatically improved our quality of service and the maximum number of viewers who can watch your channel. Here's a little chart of CPU usage over time, which shows the big drop on Friday:

You probably won't notice a big difference (unless you have 1000+ viewers on your channel), but rest assured we'll be ready when you become the lonelygirl15 of Justin.tv!