Originally posted by DaveW
Hell ya, this place just started flying again since you pulled the clip. Who would have though such a "small" video clip would cause so much strain on the server. I'd hate to be one of those sites mirroring something like a 200 meg Doom 3 demo when it becomes available.
That's when the beauty of p2p can really shine though. Say someone with a nice upload speed gets it from a major server, they can then share it on a p2p network and serve as a small-level server for other people to download from.