According to Azure, its servers received an atypical surge of global DNS queries that were directed at some of the domains hosted on its platform.Continue Reading about Overloaded Azure DNS Servers to Blame For Microsoft Outage
Microsoft Experiences 5-Hour Outage on April Fools’ Day 2021. At around 5 p.m EST (2 p.m. PST) on April 1, 2021, Microsoft fell offline, taking Office 365, OneDrive, Xbox Live, Skype, Bing, and its own cloud service Azure down with them. Microsoft 365 posted the following status in response to their users at 5:43 p.m. ESTContinue Reading about DNS Outage Takes Down Microsoft and its Affiliates
According to Alexa, out of the 75K top ranking domains, 346 of them are managed by Dyn and experienced a complete outage yesterday due to their lack of DNS redundancy. While 346 out of 75K doesn’t sound like a lot, it is when you consider the amount of people that frequent the sites affected. Large websites such as Indeed, Chewy, Carvana, Fandom, Houzz, Sephora, and Credit Karma to name a few, took a considerable hit from this latest debacle.Continue Reading about Infrastructure and DNS Redundancy is Key to Preventing Outages
If you’ve been on the internet in the last 10 years, you’ve probably heard of LinkedIn. Who are we kidding, every professional probably uses it daily. And if you visitedContinue Reading about Why enterprise DNS is crucial in 2021.
Amazon Web Services (AWS), announced a prolonged service outage yesterday that has affected their internet infrastructure services that many websites and apps heavily rely on. This multi-hour outage on Wednesday took down a large portion of the internet.Continue Reading about AWS Suffers Prolonged Outage Ahead of Thanksgiving Holiday