New Zealand’s busiest site has suffered a rare crash.
TradeMe crashed at around 10.45am this morning, and remained down until 11.10am.
As with anything TradeMe-related, Big Statistics are involved.
Spokesman Paul Ford told NBR that around 50,000 users were online at the time, and 8400 auctions were due to close between 10.45am and 11.10am.
All of the affected auctions were extended by one hour.