Why would "leap day" take down Windows Azure?
dthomas 1 year ago
As many of us know, Azure had a significant service outage on Feb. 29th. Haven't we heard this tune before? I seem to recall a little something about 12/31/99 and y2k. I would assume Microsoft was using a boolean calendar for its software. That's what I don't get. How would it matter whether it was leap year or not if they were using a boolean calendar?
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