Google services back up - report

Summary:Google Apps, Gmail and Google Drive were hit with service disruptions.

UPDATE: Following a service disruption earlier today that took down Google Drive, Google Apps, and Gmail, all three appear to be back in business according to CNET. Google's Apps Status Dashboard page shows all three as accessible, with comments that the problems should be resolved.

Google Apps email, Gmail and Google Drive are all suffering from service disruptions on Wednesday.

Twitter lit up with people complaining about various Google services being down. At CBS Interactive, where we run Google Apps, the search giant's services also turned up a server error.

According to Google's status page, Google Mail and Google Drive are having service disruptions.


Service appeared to be bouncing back somewhat. For instance, Google Apps was able to deliver email for me, but the calendar was unavailable. The return time wasn't encouraging. 



Topics: Cloud, Enterprise Software, Google


Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CN... Full Bio

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