RackSpace Customers Hit By Downtime

A number of high profile customers Of Dallas-based RackSpace were up in arms Friday afternoon, as the firm's Dallas data centers saw downtime related to networking. According to Rackspace, it started seeing network issues at a peering location outside of its data center a 3:45 PM CST, resolving the issue at 4:13 PM CST--but not without loud public complaints from such sites as TechCrunch, Mashable, 37Signals, Threadless, and others.