The IBM Cloud is presently struggling a serious outage, and with that, a number of companies which can be hosted on the platform are additionally down, together with everyone’s favourite tech information aggregator, Techmeme.
It appears like the issues began round 2:30pm PT and unfold from there. Best we will inform, this can be a worldwide downside and entails a networking challenge, however IBM’s personal standing web page isn’t really loading anymore and returns an inside server error, so we don’t fairly know the extent of the outage or what triggered it. IBM Cloud’s Twitter account has additionally remained silent, although we discovered a standing web page for IBM Aspera hosted on a third-party server, which appears to substantiate that that is probably a worldwide networking challenge.
IBM Cloud, which printed a paper about guaranteeing zero downtime in April, additionally suffered a minor outage in its Dallas information heart in March.
We’ve reached out to IBM’s PR group and can replace this put up as soon as we get extra data.
Very sorry if Techmeme or Mediagazer or memeorandum should not loading for you for the time being. They rely upon IBM Cloud, which seems to be having extreme points that they apparently haven’t reported anyplace: https://t.co/Ob73t8Jdrk
— Gabe Rivera (@gaberivera) June 9, 2020