Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×
Google

Submission + - Google vs. Microsoft: Lessons In Cloud Failure (infoworld.com)

snydeq writes: "InfoWorld's Woody Leonhard examines recent high-profile GMail and Hotmail outages and finds differences in responses from Google and Microsoft telling. 'While the sources of the problems were completely different, the net results were almost identical: Panic-stricken online email users thought their data was gone for good. In the end, it looks like everyone got their data back. But the roller-coaster ride in between clearly differentiates the two companies,' with Google disclosing full explanations of both problem and solution at 'Crash + 32 hours,' and Microsoft announcing resolution at 'Crash + 4 days,' one day after the problem was actually resolved."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Google vs. Microsoft: Lessons In Cloud Failure

Comments Filter:

Due to lack of disk space, this fortune database has been discontinued.

Working...