We are progressively rebooting all servers today to upgrade Linux kernels and install system updates. We are doing this to update recently released security patches and to address critical bug in a recent MariabDB server release.
An routine scheduled update left the of the MySQL service broken today for nearly four hours. All is back to normal again.
The router to the MySQL database server failed today, resulting in database connection errors. We have restored the connection and all is back to normal.
Server WWW-29 is Dallas experienced a failed hard drive earlier today. After some downtime, the server is back in service again.
The Cape Town data centre will be perforing network maintenace early on Sunday morning. All services will experience a brief interruption during the maintenance.
As always, thanks a million for your efficient support!