Slack went down, and employees have been left scrambling.
The favored office collaboration consumer suffered “connectivity points” late Tuesday afternoon (PDT), affecting entry to the service worldwide.
Slack responded to tweets in regards to the outage on Twitter, and on its status page — which had additionally been working intermittently — it stated they have been “actively investigating” the issue.
On the time of writing, Slack’s outage has lasted for greater than half an hour.
From individuals who use Twitter, there was loads of freaking out.
Boy are you Slack as a result of I wish to go house and it appears to be like such as you’re down
— Casey Newton (@CaseyNewton) October 31, 2017
slack higher not be down for the hearings tomorrow or i’m F’d
— ಠ_ಠ (@MikeIsaac) October 31, 2017
Whichever newsroom refused so as to add Slack, like Battlestar Galactica, goes to overcome us all tonight.
— Matt Pearce 🦅 (@mattdpearce) October 31, 2017
Slack being down has a really ‘faculty’s out’ type of really feel.
— Luke Hopewell ⚡️ (@lukehopewell) October 31, 2017
[Slack goes down]
Twitter: Properly look who’s again.
— Brian J. White (@talkwordy) October 31, 2017
slack is down. everybody go exterior and play.
— caseyjohnAHHHhhhg!!! (@caseyjohnellis) October 31, 2017
For web sites like Imgur, it was a very good alternative to spruik its product.
Mashable has reached out to Slack for remark.