Interview with Brian Fox: Part 2 of 3: Saving Central

February 27, 2009 By Tim O'Brien

In this short, two-minute excerpt from my interview with Brian Fox, he describes the steps Sonatype took to mitigate the load and bandwidth problem which were affecting the Central Maven Repository late last year. While short, this audio contains some very useful information for anyone facing similar traffic problems. You’ll hear him talk about the switch from Apache httpd to nginx.

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