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Kafkapocalypse: a postmortem on our service outageKafkapocalypse: a postmortem on our service outage-parse.ly

On Thur, Mar 26 2015 and Fri, Mar 27 2015, Parse.ly experienced several outages of its data processing backend. The result was several hours of no new data appearing in our analytics dashboards, both for existing customers of our production analytics product at dash.parsely.com, and for select beta customers of our new product, at preview.parsely.com.

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