BLOG Thursday, April 26, 2018

Network issues today

Sorry everyone — our host Slicehost, which has usually been very good wrt uptime, had a whole bunch of trouble with packet loss this morning, and then later this afternoon. They took down the data center where we’re located (STL-A) for “emergency network maintenance” this afternoon, but the network seems to be up and humming smoothly now (you can track Slicehost’s status at

I should make it clear that the server and your data were never at risk, just your connectivity to it. Apologies to all for the downtime: though we’ve been very happy with Slicehost in the past, we’re exploring spreading our system across different providers in the future.

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