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Router Ripples Cited in GMail Outage

Today’s Gmail outage resulted from underestimating the load that routine maintenance on “a small fraction” of Gmail servers would place on the routers supporting the application, Google said. Read More

Equinix Paris Facility Hit by Cooling Outage

An Equinix Inc. (EQIX) data center near Paris suffered a cooling outage late Wednesday, leaving some customer services offline for hours as the provider used backup cooling units to regain control of the temperature in the facility. Read More

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