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Drupal aiCache on Wall Street's Wild Ride

Mike Lee
Lead Engineer

Drupal aiCache

The SEC is still investigating what caused the Dow Jones Industrial Average to fall nearly one thousand points in 30 minutes on May 6. Was it a fat finger, a conspiracy, a coincidence? What is known is that investors flocked to financial web sites in record numbers. A few of those sites went down, but CNBC.com handled all comers, partly due to the work of Achieve Internet partner aiCache. On May 6:

CNBC.COM and its Mobile site had the highest traffic day ever: While the rest of the industry was unable to keep up with the demand of the market for information, CNBC performed flawlessly without missing a single page view using the aiCache and Dyn.com solution. (more on CNBC and aiCache…)

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