Online collaboration service Slack suffered a serious outage on Monday as folks tried to get again to enterprise remotely on the primary work week of the brand new yr.
San Francisco-based Slack put out phrase early Monday that folks have been having bother connecting to the service, then upgraded the incident to an outage a short while later.
“We apologise for any disruption caused,” Slack mentioned in a message at its standing board.
“All hands are on deck on our end to further investigate.”
The drawback remained “largely ongoing” into late morning in California, with Slack recommending clients refresh connections within the off-chance that helps.
San Francisco-based Salesforce deliberate to mesh Slack messaging know-how with its platform for managing advertising and marketing and gross sales groups.
The deal is anticipated to shut this yr pending shareholder and regulatory approval.
A core purpose for the acquisition is to maintain tempo with “cloud behemoth” Microsoft and its well-liked productiveness instruments.
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