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Performance: External Mailhubs under heavy load

Last Updated:
2009-11-13 00:00:00
Event:
2009-11-12 00:00:00
Status:
Closed
Brief Description:
Email Services
User Impact:
N/A
Workaround:
There is no workaround for this issue
Current Status:
N/A
Services Affected:
Full Description:
CIT's external mailhubs have been under exceptionally heavy load.



Timeline of Changes

Description Current Status Date Time
The high loads we were experiencing on our external mail hubs have subsided. Mail is being sent and delivered normally at this time. The high loads we were experiencing on our external mail hubs have subsided. Mail is being sent and delivered normally at this time. 2009-11-13 00:00:00
CIT's external mailhubs have been under exceptionally heavy load this\nafternoon, possibly the result of a spam storm. This may result in\nsome delays in mail delivery, or temporary failures of clients to\nsend or receive mail. CIT staff are analyzing the patterns of the\nabnormal load, and attempting to find ways to mitigate the effect\nit has on our infrastructure. CIT's external mailhubs have been under exceptionally heavy load this\nafternoon, possibly the result of a spam storm. This may result in\nsome delays in mail delivery, or temporary failures of clients to\nsend or receive mail. CIT staff are analyzing the patterns of the\nabnormal load, and attempting to find ways to mitigate the effect\nit has on our infrastructure. 2009-11-12 00:00:00