For those who tried accessing Wikipedia last night, you may have noticed a technical difficulties message. According to Wikipedia’s Twitter page: “Thanks for being patient, everyone. We’ve figured out the problem: power outage in our Florida data center. Slowly coming back online!” Continue reading to watch the Wikipedia Song.
Wikipedia (Wikipedia) last experienced a major bout of downtime this March. That outage occurred when a European datacenter overheated, forcing Wikimedia to use backups in Florida.