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Peak number of users

Asked by bokac
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Last night was Titled Tuesday on and when the tournament was about to start, their servers were overloaded and tournament crashed. Someone on reddit mentioned 80k+ users at the time of tournament. I was wondering could lichess accommodate that much users?
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Answered by Toadofsky
There's only one way to know for sure, but generally the administrators react quickly to performance concerns (and are carefully selective about new features which could impact performance).

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