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People were facing troubles with YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat Discord and a host of various apps and facilities over the eastern US on Sunday. Google said that due to the high level of network overcrowding affecting various facilities in Google Cloud and YouTube.
Customers might experience slower performance or some errors and we think that we have found the main reason for the overcrowding and believe to get back to normal service soon said by the company around 2 p.m. PT. For Cloud, Google said that they are facing some problems with the facilities.
The Cloud Compute Engine and Cloud Networking facilities of Google were having some breakdowns on their status dashboard. The network overcrowding problem was solved around 4 p.m. PT expecting a full resolution in the coming time. And at 5 p.m. PT, the facilities were available at the Dashboard.
A Google spokesperson said that they will perform a postmortem and will do possible enhancements to the systems to intercept it from occurring again. Noted by CNET editor on East Coast YouTube was working fine by CNET reporters to use the video streaming was fine but there he was facing issues.
Additionally, using its own facilities, other firms like Snapchat and Uber, that depends on Google’s infrastructure to give the backend for their platforms and apps. This news spread like fire in the jungle over social media with #snapchatdown and #YouTubeDOWN rising on the top of Twitter’s Trending Topics section as viewers spoke out their frustration.