Wednesday, May 6, 2015

We're doing emergency maintenance to recover the site (github.com)

How many companies depend on github.com?

What is your mitigation strategy when things go wrong?

Today, github had a major outage.

Granted, github was only down for under 30 minutes or less, but that can still wreak havoc for scripts that depend on github and don't have 30 minute+ retries built in.

Between approx. 7:40 a.m. and 7:54 a.m. EST, if you were to try to reach any resource with github.com in the url this is what you'd see:



GitHub Status





References

https://status.github.com/messages
https://twitter.com/githubstatus

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