linking to AMD site directly or to Akamai mirror URL?[edit]

The links at point to Akamai URLs, e.g.

instead of the direct AMD / ATI URL, e.g. . Question - why does the Wiki use the direct URLs? E.g. I assume there is a good reason AMD does this, and downloading via the Akamai mirror URL should be faster.

Riaanvn 03:22, 11 November 2007 (CST)