Originally Posted by texaspaintballplpaye
Buckled how? We did this out of necessity a long time ago and it has never been our intention of making the search a permanently exclusive part of our website. We are one of the largest and most trafficked vbulletin sites and because of that we've had to make decisions such as restricting access to the search so that most of the experience remains for the greater whole. If we hadn't restricted it there would be a very, very slow website remaining. One that nobody
would want to be on.
Originally Posted by pimpinsaylor
That's 300 people. Not that big. With the new hardware you should raise it to 2-3k, or allow everyone to use a basic feature of forums.
What knowledge do you have that makes you conclude the recent hardware we've purchased will hold up to allowing everyone to search 24/7?