OVH hosting is down. Therefore, many websites in Poland inform about problems. The failure also affected users in Germany, France and Great Britain.
OVH offers cloud computing services such as email, VPS and dedicated servers.
According to Downdetector, which collects information about problems sent by Internet users, the crash started around 9.30.
Due to the failure, many internet portals inform about problems in social media.
“We cannot be heard at the moment – it is due to reasons beyond our control. There was a failure of the OVH servers. We were informed that repairs are in progress” – the representatives of TOK FM radio informed on Twitter.
“OVH is dead, hopefully not another fire. We broke the cables, we are operating on the backup DC. We can respond slower than usual” – told the website Bezpiecznik.pl
“We apologize for the website being unavailable for 20 minutes. Unfortunately, it is not up to us. Our server room, OVH, envied Facebook” – they wrote before 10.00 representatives of the meczyki.pl portal.
Salon24.pl is also unavailable.
Fire in the server room
These are other problems for OVH this year. In March there was a fire in the server room in Strasbourg. One of the blocks burned down completely and the other was damaged.
OVH is a global technology company that offers dedicated servers, software and infrastructure components to developers, entrepreneurs and businesses to manage, secure and scale data.
The company manages 32 data centers around the world, including 17 in France.
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