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Wireless Networks Thread, Gmail Down! in Technical; Take a look at the mo, completely dead Still fancy the cloud This is where the problem lies, if it's ...
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    Gmail Down!

    Take a look at the mo, completely dead

    Still fancy the cloud This is where the problem lies, if it's off there's nothing you can do about it!

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    Tell me about it - all my email gets pushed to my gmail account. I'm in techno-limbo.


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    You're right, it is definitely down!

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    Was just about to moan to our cachebox guy...

    Grr... Come back Google!!

    Google Apps email also down, not sure about Pro accounts tho.

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    Sky E-Mail is as well. That runs through Google Mail.
    Grrrr.

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    Yep, the whole world has noticed: gmail - Twitter Search.

    I wonder how many schools rely on Google Apps for their email? This highlights the potential problems for centrally-managed IT services under BSF. Once you remove the essential services away from the school, you vastly increase the number of points-of-failure; from anywhere on the WAN right down to individual servers or network devices at the chosen data centre. But it won't just affect one school - it will affect all schools.

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    Is that because cloud computing is load of tosh ?

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    It's down!! but the first time in about 15 months that I can recall!! Once in 15 months is not bad!!

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    All my email runs through gmail! COME BACK GOOGLE


    please

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    Quote Originally Posted by jimmckenna View Post
    It's down!! but the first time in about 15 months that I can recall!! Once in 15 months is not bad!!
    Will that be their excuse ?

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    Maybe this is a new 'feature' to cloud computing that we have not heard about......

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    You can probably tell from my recent blog post ( rm-charlton.net ) that I'm a bit of a Google-fanboy... my world has fallen apart!!!!!!!!!

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    Just shows what a risky strategy it is trusting everything to a faceless entity somewhere out in the ether... it's a good reality check for some people getting far too carried away with the cloud model imo

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    Looks like GMail's IMAP connection is working.

    I can get lot of the old emails as I have offline mode enabled

    Russ

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    u can get updates from their support page: Gmail Help

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