Featured Articles

Snapdragon 400 is Qualcomm’s SoC for watches, wearables

Snapdragon 400 is Qualcomm’s SoC for watches, wearables

We wanted to learn a bit more about Qualcomm's plans for wearables and it turns out that the company believes its…

More...
Qualcomm sampling 20nm Snapdragon 810

Qualcomm sampling 20nm Snapdragon 810

We had a chance to talk to Michelle Leyden-Li, Senior Director of Marketing, QCT at Qualcomm and get an update on…

More...
EVGA GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0 reviewed

EVGA GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0 reviewed

Nvidia has released two new graphics cards based on its latest Maxwell GPU architecture. The Geforce GTX 970 and Geforce GTX…

More...
Nvidia GTX 980 reviewed

Nvidia GTX 980 reviewed

Nvidia has released two new graphics cards based on its latest Maxwell GPU architecture. The Geforce GTX 970 and Geforce GTX…

More...
PowerColor TurboDuo R9 285 reviewed

PowerColor TurboDuo R9 285 reviewed

Today we will take a look at the PowerColor TurboDuo Radeon R9 285. The card is based on AMD’s new…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Thursday, 19 June 2008 08:08

Another BlackBerry outage occurs

Written by David Stellmack

Image

This time, in Southeastern U.S.

Some BlackBerry users were unable to access their e-mail for at least four hours on Wednesday morning after the Blackberry e-mail network experienced a "high-level outage" this morning that affected all of the Southeastern U.S., according to dataoutages.com.

Some sources indicate that the outage has been resolved, while others claim that they are continuing to report service problems.

The Blackberry network had a major network outage in February of this year that left 12 million North American users offline for four hours, and a larger network outage in April of 2007, in which users were unable to access e-mail for more than 12 hours.

RIM was criticized after these two previous outages for relying on one data center in Waterloo, Ontario to handle all its North American messaging traffic. As a result, RIM recently purchased a second data center in Dallas, Texas.

It sounds like there are still some issues to be sorted out at RIM.

Last modified on Thursday, 19 June 2008 08:34

David Stellmack

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments