Latest in Blackberry

Image credit:

Blackberry outage shows that RIM learned nothing in 2007

Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

As with RIM's April 2007 outage, the latest downtime has been officially blamed on a flawed software upgrade. According to RIM, the millions left without email can lift their kinked neck and point a crippled digit at an "internal data routing system within the BlackBerry service infrastructure that had been recently upgraded." This upgrade, like the one in 2007, was meant to boost capacity and speed message routing. Right, the same issue which RIM assured us had been resolved last April.

In this article: blackberry, outage, rim
All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

Readers weigh in on what makes the OnePlus 7 Pro a worthy contender

Readers weigh in on what makes the OnePlus 7 Pro a worthy contender

View
Magic Leap reportedly only sold 6,000 AR headsets in six months

Magic Leap reportedly only sold 6,000 AR headsets in six months

View
AI-powered Lego sorter knows the shape of every brick

AI-powered Lego sorter knows the shape of every brick

View
Researchers create bone-inspired 3D-printed building materials

Researchers create bone-inspired 3D-printed building materials

View
'Death Stranding' update will fix tiny, hard-to-read text

'Death Stranding' update will fix tiny, hard-to-read text

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr