Sydney 2000 Olympics IT Facts and Figures
As many people know, IBM is the worldwide technology sponsor for the Olympics and the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games is their last one. Having followed the efforts of IBM in providing the IT resources for the Games, I hereby present some facts and figures that I have gleaned from a multitude of newspaper, website, radio and press releases.
Olympics Web Site Traffic (www.olympics.com)
Highest traffic level recorded: 20,000 hits per second
Highest total number of hits in a single day: 874.5 million
Facts & Figures