Questions tagged [downtime]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
170 views

Moving 10pm scheduled maintenance date, big deal or not?

The company I work for notifies its (90%+ non-profit) customers ahead of time that there may be a brief outage at 10pm and that their customer websites' ability to edit will be suspended for maybe an ...
5
votes
1answer
291 views

What strategies can I use to achieve zero (planned) downtime in a database-backed web app?

I was reading Why are websites (even this one) sometimes "Down for Maintenance"? , and it dawned on me that my industry accepts planned downtime asa given despite the disruption to staff and ...
14
votes
2answers
3k views

Zero Downtime Deployment - Transitional Db Schema

Achieving Zero Downtime Deployment touched on the same issue but I need some advice on a strategy that I am considering. Context A web-based application with Apache/PHP for server-side processing ...
2
votes
2answers
252 views

What to do when issue-tracker is down?

It has happened in our team that our issue-tracker is down. Happens about once a week now (yes, wow), and there's not really much we can do to get it back up, since it's hosted by our client in a ...
4
votes
2answers
149 views

Getting your user agreement right

I'm planning to provide a little service with which you can control your computer from anywere. It exists out of a server (which I will be providing), and two clients (a controlled one and a ...
8
votes
11answers
599 views

Being productive during downtime [closed]

Lets say you are somewhere where coding and getting online isn't possible (On a busy flight, for example)what do you do to stay productive? Things I would do are read whatever tech book I am ...