Apple updates - Affect on network

Paul paul at paulgraydon.co.uk
Wed Oct 12 16:05:45 CDT 2011


There are a fair number of reports of Apple's update servers being 
down/intermittent.  I imagine that's probably fairly inevitable on 
launch day.  If people haven't already updated and are thinking about 
doing it, it's probably worth holding off a day or two just in case.

Paul

On 10/12/2011 10:56 AM, Carlos Alcantar wrote:
> Has anyone else bricked there phone doing the iOS 5 update.  I just ran
> mine in the middle of the update I got a 3004 error doing some research
> that error means can't connect to gs.apple.com I'm guessing that¹s there
> upgrade server.  So right now I'm SOL till I can connect to the update
> server.  Looking on twitter it looks like I'm not the only person that has
> gotten this.
>
> Carlos Alcantar
> Race Communications / Race Team Member
> 101 Haskins Way, So. San Francisco, CA. 94080
> Phone: +1 415 376 3314  Fax:  +1 650 246 8901 / carlos *at* race.com /
> www.race.com
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> On 10/12/11 1:20 PM, "Ray Van Dolson"<rvandolson at esri.com>  wrote:
>
>> On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 01:10:08PM -0700, Zachary McGibbon wrote:
>>> With all of Apple's updates today (MacOS, iOS, Apps, etc) we saw a big
>>> increase on one of our links to our ISP at 1pm Eastern.
>>>
>>> Did anyone else notice significant traffic jumps on their networks?
>> That's an impressive jump.  Do you have some netflow data showing the
>> target subnets that were being hit?
>>
>> Ray
>>
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