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The Sync Platform Meltdown, Explained

25-Oct-11

TL;DR: Recently, the Firefox Sync platform suffered serious performance degradation. We’d like to explain what happened, as well as the steps taken to deal with the issue from the perspective of Mozilla Services Operations (“Ops”). The Sync platform melted down after the release of Firefox 7… …to put it bluntly. This was the worst outage […]