Slack went down, and staff had been left scrambling.
The favored office collaboration shopper suffered “connectivity points” late Tuesday afternoon (PDT), affecting entry to the service worldwide.
Slack responded to tweets concerning the outage on Twitter, and on its standing web page — which had additionally been working intermittently — it stated they had 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 need to go house and it appears 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 ‘college’s out’ kind of really feel.
— Luke Hopewell ⚡️ (@lukehopewell) October 31, 2017
[Slack goes down]
Twitter: Effectively look who’s again.
— Brian J. White (@talkwordy) October 31, 2017
slack is down. everybody go outdoors and play.
— caseyjohnAHHHhhhg!!! (@caseyjohnellis) October 31, 2017
For web sites like Imgur, it was a superb alternative to spruik its product.
Mashable has reached out to Slack for remark.