dcsimg
Login | Register   
RSS Feed
Download our iPhone app
TODAY'S HEADLINES  |   ARTICLE ARCHIVE  |   FORUMS  |   TIP BANK
Browse DevX
Sign up for e-mail newsletters from DevX

By submitting your information, you agree that devx.com may send you DevX offers via email, phone and text message, as well as email offers about other products and services that DevX believes may be of interest to you. DevX will process your information in accordance with the Quinstreet Privacy Policy.


advertisement
 

Repeated Service Disruptions for Google Compute Engine

The cloud computing service had a partial outage over the weekend.


advertisement

WEBINAR:

On-Demand

Application Security Testing: An Integral Part of DevOps


For the second time in three weeks, Google Compute Engine (GCE) experienced service disruptions on March 7. For about 45 minutes, some customers experienced unusually slow response times or timeouts after failing to connect to their virtual machines.

Google said that both recent problems were related to egress traffic and blamed the latest incident on "packet loss on egress network traffic" that occurred after engineers made a configuration change on the cloud computing service. It said that engineers had successfully tested the change prior to rolling it out on production services but that for unknown reasons the production servers did not perform like the test environment. Google promised that " future changes will not be applied to production until the test suite has been improved to demonstrate parity with behavior observed in production during this incident" and that it would roll out future changes more gradually.

View article



   
Comment and Contribute

 

 

 

 

 


(Maximum characters: 1200). You have 1200 characters left.

 

 

Sitemap
×
By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy
Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date