WordPress.com Serves 70,000 req/sec and over 15 Gbit/sec

High Scalability – High Scalability – WordPress.com Serves 70,000 req/sec and over 15 Gbit/sec of Traffic using NGINX.

I’ve always wondered what kind of numbers WordPress.com was pulling. Now we know. Amazing. Nginx in my opinion is one of the best things to happen to Web design in the past decade. Stunning piece of software.