Microsoft has replaced P2P Skype supernodes with thousands of Linux boxes.
Microsoft has released a new version of Skype, its popular VoIP program, for Linux. Read Post
Microsoft has drastically overhauled the network running its Skype voice-over-IP service, replacing peer-to-peer client machines with thousands of Linux boxes that have been hardened against the most common types of hack attacks, a ... Read Post
Skype replaces P2P supernodes with Linux boxes hosted by Microsoft (updated): Microsoft has overhauled the structure of Skype, replacing peer-to-peer supernodes made up of ordinary users with about 10,000 Linux boxes that have been ... Read Post