Latest Downtime Stories

2014-01-20 23:24:22

On average, system downtime costs companies $212,100 per hour. A new feature added to Leftronic business dashboards alerts users when monitored data reaches a critical level, making it easier to resolve issues immediately to avoid profit loss. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Network downtime can be lethal for a business, especially when it goes unnoticed for an extended period of time. On top of creating stress for employees and irritating clients, it's exceptionally...

2014-01-08 12:32:04

NEW YORK, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under-Monitored Cloud Infrastructure at Great Risk of Unplanned Downtime and Service Disruption Continuity Software [http://www.continuitysoftware.com ](TM), the world's leading provider of service availability risk management solutions, today announced the results of the Continuity Software IT Operations Analytics Benchmark [http://www.continuitysoftware.com/serv/it-operational-analytics-survey ]. Based on results collected...

2014-01-07 23:25:32

deverus, Inc. opens second data center and sets a bold new benchmark for system uptime within the background screening industry. Using fully mirrored, independent data centers, deverus pursues 99.99% uptime, equating to less than an hour of downtime per year. Austin, TX (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Background screenings play a pivotal, time-sensitive role for employers seeking to bring new staff on board as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. Aiming to increase system uptime levels for...

2013-12-10 23:25:34

Cost of downtime up, frequency down since 2011 Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity and efficiency of critical infrastructure, today released its “2013 State of the Data Center” infographic illustrating the increasing criticality of data centers and severe consequences of data center outages. The infographic shows how businesses rely on data centers more than ever and are...

2013-11-26 23:22:09

Monitoring service identifies major retail websites vulnerable to outages ahead of holidays. Chicago, Ill (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Panopta (http://www.panopta.com), a global website and application availability monitoring service provider, today released a new report detailing the findings of a multi-year analysis of 132 top retail websites. Panopta examined the performance of these websites during both the non-holiday and holiday shopping season, holding websites to the 99.9 percent...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'