RIM Explains Blackberry Service Outage

Posted: Apr 20 2007, 12:00am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 1:35am CDT, in News | Technology News

RIM explains Blackberry Service Outage
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Research In Motion (RIM) gave finally some explanation why its Blackberry email service failed Tuesday evening until Wednesday morning.

RIM blames a new system routine that was supposed to optimize the cache had an unexpected impact on the system and triggered a chain reaction of errors that brought the service down. RIM has about 8 million subscribers. An outage like this really has a huge impact on business. Good thing the main outage time was during the night.
More details on CNET.

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