The 10 Biggest Cloud Outages Of 2014 (So Far)

No Cloud Is Perfect

Computers, like people, are never perfect. But the expectation with clouds is that the servers businesses and consumers rely on are up and smoothly running 99.999 percent of the time. That's just 5.26 minutes of downtime per year.

But outages happen. Here are some of the most notable so far this year, in chronological order.

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