GameStop recognized that it needed to avoid outages by protecting website resources from an overload in traffic on Black Friday. The US-based company prepared for the holiday season by leveraging their CDN to selectively deny site access to certain regions while prioritizing key markets during the critical shopping period. Was that strategy a success? In part three of the 2019 Holiday Edition of the #WebPerf Spotlight Series, Rigor CTO Billy Hoffman uses the data from monitoring the GameStop website to review the company’s ho...

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