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Widespread Application Outage–Heroku


Starting last Thursday, Heroku suffered the worst outage in the nearly four years we’ve been operating. Large production apps using our dedicated database service may have experienced up to 16 hours of operational downtime. Some smaller apps using shared databases may have experienced up to 60 hours of operational downtime. Code deploys were unavailable across some parts of the platform for almost 76 hours – over three days. In short: this was an absolute disaster.

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