The Troposphere:

service outages

1

June 30, 2009  7:43 PM

Rackspace falls over in Dallas, tweets the whole thing



Posted by: CarlBrooks
cloud computing, Data Center, Mosso, Rackspace, reliability, service outages

More than 24 hours after users began reporting Rackspace hosted services were unresponsive, and the main site went dark, Rackspace has possibly set a new record for transparency and accountability, if not customer satisfaction, by tirelessly tweeting the...

June 11, 2009  10:43 PM

Light and dark in the Cloud: Amazon fails, Rackspace punts



Posted by: CarlBrooks
Amazon EC2, Cloud Security, Rackspace, service outages

In a succint one-day recap of the mouth-watering prospects of using cloud computing and the legless terror it can engender, website gdgt.com autoscaled gigantic traffic, and Amazon's flagshp EC2 service went dark for hours in the night after an electrical...


1

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: