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NewsWhat Does Your Webserver Do When a User Hits Refresh? Pin
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A common traffic pattern we see at Shopify is the flash sale, where a product will be discounted heavily or only available for a very short period of time. Our customer's flash sales can cause traffic spikes an order of magnitude above our typical traffic rate. This blog post highlights one of the problems dealing with these traffic surges that we solved during our preparation for the holiday shopping season. In a flash sale scenario, with our app servers under high load, response time grows. As our response time increases, customers attempting to buy items will hit refresh in frustration. This was causing a snowball effect that would contribute to reduced availability.
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