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Submission + - Gmail failures - frustrated business customers (tomaszdzido.com)

tdzido writes: Gmail is unusably slow for a part of their business users. Opening messages, searching takes often 15 seconds per one action or more.

This has been happening for a few months now, with first reports going back to February:

http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/gmail/thread?tid=05ad9f9e7c49f9b3&hl=en

The lasts reports are dramatic — some people tried to get help for a few weeks now as their company mail has been barely accessible. The issue appears to be random — a small percentage of domain names is affected. Google Support hasn't addressed the problem yet, even though users started organizing initiatives such as this one:

http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/gmail/thread?tid=7c0f03cee1d43992&hl=en

One technician had a bad luck and almost got fired, when he persuaded his boss to switch company's mail to Google, and then had the corporate domain affected.

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