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By Matt Mickiewicz

Free PDF Giveaway Takes Down SitePoint

By Matt Mickiewicz
Last chance to win! You'll get a... FREE 6-Month Subscription to SitePoint Premium Plus you'll go in the draw to WIN a new Macbook SitePoint 2017 Survey Yes, let's Do this It only takes 5 min

The SitePoint file server crashed overnight because of a massive influx of traffic due to our FREE download offer of “Build Your Own Ruby on Rails Web Applications”. In fact, we were getting over 200 simultaneous download requests when the server crashed!

We’ve now setup a copy of the eBook on Amazon’s S3, ensuring that we can handle many more download requests at the same time.

Grab your free copy of our Ruby on Rails Book today and spread the word!

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