03/27/2020 19:31 EST: we've been notified about emergency network maintenance in Dallas and New York for the following window (Central time):
Maintenance start: 05:00 PM CDT 03/27/2020 (6 PM EST)
Maintenance end: 09:00 PM CDT 03/27/2020 (10 PM EST)
New York area (EST time):
Maintenance start: 8:00 PM EST 03/27/2020
Maintenance end: 12:00 AM EST 03/28/2020
We may experience additional downtime (from 5 minutes to 45 minutes).
We do apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you for your patience!
03/27/2020 18:39 EST: we're still receiving reports of short (5-10 minutes), multiple network outages in Dallas - New York area. Network technicians onsite are trying to re-route traffic via different upstream providers. Thank you for your patience.
03/27/2020 17:01 EST: network issues have been resolved. Outage caused by severe network congestion between major data centers in Texas and Nevada (Cogent). We do apologize for the inconvenience.
We're currently experiencing network issues in Dallas - New York area. We've already notified network operators.
Affected servers: ALL.
Please standby for more information.