Sunday, April 30, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Hacker Gets Access To Unreleased "Orange Is The New Black" Netflix Episodes
Turkey Blocks Access To Wikipedia
Qualcomm Slashes Profit Expectations As Apple Refuses To Pay Royalty Payments
Kodi Clarifies DRM Stance, Shuts Down Rumors
ASML Countersues Nikon Over Alleged Patent Infringement
Image Sensors, Batteries And Playstation Boosts Sony's Profit
Cost Cuts Start Paying Off For Sharp
New Nintendo 2DS XL Gaming Handheld System Coming On July 28
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Bug Cau...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, January 24, 2014
Bug Caused Gmail Outage Globally


Google services like Gmail, Google+, Calendar and Documents suffered an outage on Friday that took down Gmail for about an hour.

Google first acknowledged the outage at 11:12 a.m. Pacific Time and said a little over an hour later that the problem with Gmail had been resolved.

The outage, which affected users in at least India, Britain and the United States.

According to Google, the issue has been resolved, and the company's engineers are focused on correcting the bug that caused the outage.

Google said that an internal system that generates configurations - essentially, information that tells other systems how to behave - initially encountered a software bug and generated an incorrect configuration. The incorrect configuration was sent to live services, caused users' requests for their data to be ignored, and those services, in turn, generated errors. Engineers cleared the original error, generated a new correct configuration and by 11:30 a.m. the correct configuration was live everywhere and almost all users' service was restored.

Yahoo, which also runs a rival mail service, seized the moment to post a screenshot of the Gmail error page to Twitter. Yahoo later apologized and deleted the tweet.




Previous
Next
Yahoo Buys Cloud Party        All News        Rumor: Next Apple TV To Have a Games Console
Apple To Offer Mobile Payments Service     General Computing News      Google Pits Hackers Against Chrome OS At Pwnium 4

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google Tweaks Web Ranking algorithm To Tackle Fake News
This Is Google's Next Generation Of Jump VR Camera, Meet YI HALO
Google Home Now Recognizes Different Speakers
Google Says There is no Gender Pay Gap
Google Adds Fact Check in Search and News
Google Invests in INDIGO Undersea Cable to Link Southeast Asia
Google Espresso Extends SDN to the Public Internet
Google Assistant Is Coming To More Connected Devices
Google Maps Lets Others Track You
Google Expands Safeguards for Youtube Advertisers
Google To Revamp Ad Policies After U.K. Boycott
The European Commission Ask Social Media Companies To Comply With EU Consumer Rules

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .