Wikipedia’s Data Center Overheats

Wikipedia was offline for several hours yesterday after a cooling problem in Wikimedia’s European data center led to a heat condition that caused a server shutdown. A DNS problem during failover caused additional downtime. Read More

U. of Penn Data Center Overheats

The University of Pennsylvania had to shut off the IT systems supporting the school’s financial, research and student services after its data center overheated Tuesday afternoon. Read More

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