School Districts Hit by Data Center Failures


It’s back to school time, but the new school year got off to a rough start for two public school systems due to data center failures that crippled their IT systems. In Oregon, the Beaverton School District experienced several days of disruption after an errant alarm set off a fire… Read More

Major Outage for BlueHost, HostGator, HostMonster


A Utah data center supporting some of the web hosting industry’s best known brands has suffered a networking outage, causing an extended service outage. The problems at a Provo, Utah facility operated by Endurance International Group, have led to downtime for customers of BlueHost, HostGator and HostMonster. Read More

Toronto Flooding KOs Data Center Cooling Systems


A massive rainstorm caused widespread flooding and power outages Monday night in Toronto, which created challenges for some tenants at the city’s largest data center hub. 151 Front Street maintained power, but experienced problems with cooling systems. Read More

IT Woes Ground American Airlines Flights


An outage in a key reservations system has grounded all flights at American Airlines this afternoon, leaving passengers and gate agents unable to manage bookings or print boarding passes and causing backups at airports in many areas of the country. Read More

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