Apple updates - Affect on network

Carlos Alcantar carlos at race.com
Wed Oct 12 18:08:22 CDT 2011


Ryan,

Looks to have been the gs.apple.com was over loaded after about 30
attempts and 3 hrs it finally went through.

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 /
http://www.race.com



On 10/12/11 2:25 PM, "Ryan Wilkins" <ryan at deadfrog.net> wrote:

>Have you previously run TinyUmbrella?  It has been known to set
>gs.apple.com to a cydia server in the local hosts file which would return
>an error.
>
>Or it could be gs is overloaded or down.
>
>Regards,
>Ryan Wilkins
>
>On Oct 12, 2011, at 3:56 PM, Carlos Alcantar <carlos at race.com> 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 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 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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