Slack is presently fixing points which are stopping some customers from connecting or sending messages, in response to its Status web page. The firm’s newest replace on Twitter says some individuals could begin seeing enhancements, however that the corporate remains to be engaged on it.
Customers could also be seeing efficiency enhancements, though we nonetheless have some work to do. We’ll be again with extra information shortly. https://t.co/AALbQGsDHq
— Slack Status (@SlackStatus) May 13, 2020
With so many working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Slack is the principle means that many individuals communicate with their colleagues. The firm has not introduced if the present outage is expounded to elevated demand (although, to be honest, they’re busy proper now).
Like different main on-line communication platforms, Slack has skilled outages previously, and usually mounted them inside a number of hours whereas maintaining customers up to date. For instance, it skilled outages final summer season, quickly after the corporate carried out a serious replace to its underlying know-how to extend the velocity of its desktop and net purchasers.
We will replace this publish when Slack’s connectivity is totally restored.