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RIM CEO Apologizes For Yet Another BlackBerry Outage, Details How Many Users Affected

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Thorsten Heins, RIM’s President and CEO, has put out a statement apologising for the network outage that struck BlackBerry users in Europe, the Middle East and Africa this morning. Heins revealed the service outage lasted up to three hours and that up to six per cent of the company’s user...
RIM CEO Apologizes For Yet Another BlackBerry Outage, Details How Many Users Affected

NYU Senior’s Cellphone Startup Faces ‘Malicious Network Attack’ on Launch Day

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  We were immediately intrigued by AllThingsD's story about enterprising NYU senior John Mardini's new startup, Voyager Mobile. For one, Mr. Mardini wants to open cheap cellphone services to the public via the suddenly-popular process of reselling service on another carrier's network. For $19 a month, reported CNET, Voyager would...
NYU Senior’s Cellphone Startup Faces ‘Malicious Network Attack’ on Launch Day

Sony renames the PlayStation Network

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Sony has announced that the PlayStation Network would be rebranded to the Sony Entertainment Network (SEN) on February 7 (tomorrow). It’s important to note that this change currently only applies to PSN “accounts,” and includes a number of Terms of Service updates. But it has caused speculation to run...
Sony renames the PlayStation Network

Sony PlayStation Network Outage Could Last 24 Hours - http://bit.ly/dhgwlb

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Sony PlayStation Network Outage Could Last 24 Hours - http://bit.ly/dhgwlb

BlackBerry Hit by Service Outage

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Research in Motion's BlackBerry suffered another setback with a new round of service problems in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, less than a year after a network outage knocked out handsets around the world....
BlackBerry Hit by Service Outage

T-Mobile Investigates Data-Network Outage

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T-Mobile experienced widespread problems with its wireless data network on Monday night. The cause of the problem is still under investigation....
T-Mobile Investigates Data-Network Outage

BlackBerry Services Down for Many

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Research In Motion Ltd.’s BlackBerry is experiencing service problems in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, less than a year after a network outage knocked out handsets around the world. In a brief statement, RIM said it is “currently experiencing a BlackBerry service issue impacting some users in Europe, Middle...
BlackBerry Services Down for Many

Update: Sony division moves some services from AWS to OpenStack

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The division of Sony that suffered a cyberattack last year, which led to a major PlayStation network outage and sensitive customer data being compromised, has dropped Amazon Web Services for at least a portion of its cloud hosting and computing in favor of an OpenStack platform hosted by Rackspace....
Update: Sony division moves some services from AWS to OpenStack

Sony gaming unit dumps Amazon Web Services, moves to Rackspace’s OpenStack

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Sony Computer Entertainment of America is shifting some of its hosting services from Amazon Web Services to Rackspace’s OpenStack platform, a move that comes after last year’s high-profile PlayStation Network outage, according to a report by Computer World. According to a report by Bloomberg shortly after the outage, the hacker...
Sony gaming unit dumps Amazon Web Services, moves to Rackspace’s OpenStack
O2 network outage over, reportedly affected one-third of customers

T-Mobile customers experience hours-long network outage

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Disruption to the carrier's network outage began around 6 p.m. PT but did not appear to affect all customers. [Read more]...
T-Mobile customers experience hours-long network outage
PlayStation Network hacker sentenced to year in prison

United Airlines confirms severe 'network outage'

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As complaints mount and the airline scrambles to recover, a passenger stuck on the runway pledges on Twitter to "continue to rant about United Airlines till my plane takes off." [Read more]...
United Airlines confirms severe 'network outage'

BlackBerry Outage Strikes EMEA On iPhone 5 Launch Day: Ouch -- That's Gotta Hurt

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A network outage has struck BlackBerry users in the EMEA region this morning — on, irony of ironies, iPhone 5 launch day — affecting BBM, email and internet but not voice or text.  Fall is a troublesome season for the company which experienced the largest outage in its network’s history...
BlackBerry Outage Strikes EMEA On iPhone 5 Launch Day: Ouch -- That's Gotta Hurt
Sprint says 'accident dual fibercut' on network caused Alaska Airlines flight disruptions, attempting to fix issues

Alaska Air apologizes after network outage impacts check-ins, causing long delays nationwide

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The severing of a fiber optic cable in the Midwest is causing havoc for those traveling on Alaska Airlines today, with the Seattle-based airline saying in a message on Facebook that it has been forced to revert to manual check-ins. That’s causing delays and long lines at Sea-Tac, the home...
Alaska Air apologizes after network outage impacts check-ins, causing long delays nationwide

How Engine Yard Keeps Customers Up when AWS is Down

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Last week, Amazon Web Services (AWS) suffered a brief network outage in its US-East-1 region (North Virginia). While relatively mild, the outage did impact a few AWS customer – including Engine Yard, a PaaS provider that relies on AWS to provide its services to more than 2,300 customers. Total customers...
How Engine Yard Keeps Customers Up when AWS is Down

Sony PlayStation Network Outage Could Last 24 Hours

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It may be some time until Sony PlayStation 3 owners can resume their usual online activities, according to a new blog post from Sony revealing it could take 24 hours to fix the glitch, which hit numerous users yesterday.Sony has gone so far as to advise PS3 owners “do...
Sony PlayStation Network Outage Could Last 24 Hours

PlayStation Network Problems Cause PS3 Meltdown

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Sony’s Playstation Network (PSN) went into meltdown this weekend, logging users out of the service and preventing them from playing online games. That alone would be inconvenient, but users, including our own Brian X Chen, are reporting that previously downloaded games - including Heavy Rain - cannot be played...
PlayStation Network Problems Cause PS3 Meltdown

Sprint Galaxy Nexus users face 3G data network outage

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Sprint subscribers are sounding off in the company's support forums, reporting that their 3G support for the Galaxy Nexus isn't working. The Wi-Fi radio continues to operate perfectly, however. One user, who provided the screenshot below, said the network state on his smartphone is 'Connecting,' while showing EVDO Revision A...
Sprint Galaxy Nexus users face 3G data network outage
Outages aren’t just for LTE: T-Mobile experiences network hiccup

ITU says 'network outage' after website cyberattack disrupted Dubai conference

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The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the UN body that has played a standards-setting role for global telecommunication networks over the decades, Wednesday night suffered a website attack that severely disrupted a conference to discuss its Internet influence....
ITU says 'network outage' after website cyberattack disrupted Dubai conference

Sprint says 'accidental dual fibercut' on network causing nationwide outages, attempting to fix issues

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A widespread network outage on Sprint’s network started at 7:30 a.m. PST today and hit Portland, Ore., Seattle and Tacoma Wash., Minneapolis, Minn., and San Francisco and Sacramento, Calif. Sprint just confirmed it is working diligently to fix the issue. Sprint’s statement to 9to5Mac: “Earlier this morning, an accidental dual fibercut...
Sprint says 'accidental dual fibercut' on network causing nationwide outages, attempting to fix issues
Sprint blames major network outage on 'accidental dual fibercut'

Japan’s DoCoMo to expand 3-million user strong LTE service and ease data load

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Japan’s leading mobile operator DoCoMo has announced plans to expand its LTE service ‘Xi’ after it won regulatory approval from the Japanese Minister for Internal Affairs and Communications to offer the service using new bandwidth. The move will see the operator, which has more than 50 percent market share, begin preparing...
Japan’s DoCoMo to expand 3-million user strong LTE service and ease data load

O2 kicks out Ericsson after network failure

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Mobile operator blames second outage in four months on faults with recently installed centralised user databaseAfter being hit by a second network outage in four months, O2 has pointed the finger at Ericsson and is to spend £10m decommissioning equipment installed by the Swedish company.The mobile operator was forced to...
O2 kicks out Ericsson after network failure

Sony division drops AWS, goes OpenStack

www.computerworld.com
The division of Sony that suffered a cyberattack last year, which led to a major PlayStation network outage and sensitive customer data being compromised, has dropped Amazon Web Services for at least a portion of its cloud hosting and computing in favor of an OpenStack platform hosted by Rackspace....
Sony division drops AWS, goes OpenStack

O2 outage: customers told to turn off 3G data to get service

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Mobile network tells its users to turn off 3G data to be able to make calls and send text messages until service is fully restoredThousands of people affected by the O2 blackout have found they are able to make calls and text messages if they turn off 3G mobile data.O2...
O2 outage: customers told to turn off 3G data to get service
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