Monday, February 11, 2008

Single point of failure?

Do people really rely on a device that can fail, nationwide, if someone screws up a software upgrade at a single location in the country (apparently the reason for the April 2007 Blackberry outage)? A quick perusal of Google indicates two outages last year and one in 2007. And this is supposed to be a device better suited to corporate use than an iPhone?

1 comment:

  1. It really is amazing how many times simple upgrades go wrong. You would think that these organizations would have some sort of software failure expert to reduce the risks.