San Francisco, April 2nd, 2011
04-02-2011 - Centauri Communications, upgrades the Steampowered.com content server that Centauri hosts for Valve's digital online delivery of video games and updates. With Valve almost every week announcing new game companies using there content delivery service to distribute there online content the legacy server was starting to show its age.
Centauri upgraded the server with new modern hardware to speed up the performance of the content delivery. The new server specs are AMD Phenom II X4 970 Processor 3.50 Ghz, Gigabyte motherboard with 16GB of DDR3 ram, Western Digital Caviar black edition 1TB 32MB Cache 7200 RPM HD's in a raid 0 performance setup.
Centauri Communications is the only public server hosted on Valve Steampowered.com site under stats in the United States. Click here to see the list of servers in other regions. Scroll to the bottom of the page where it shows USA - San Jose and it will show Centauri Communications and the amount of bandwidth load is on the server.