Gmail experiences service issue for 2% of users
Gmail became a trending topic on Twitter today as “less than 2% of the Google Mail user base” experienced issues accessing their email around noon. Customers affected included Gmail and Google Apps customers.
Our team is continuing to investigate this issue. We will provide an update by 4/17/12 1:18 PM with more information about this problem. Thank you for your patience.
This issue is affecting less than 2% of the Google Mail user base. The affected users are unable to access Google Mail.
With just over an hour of service disruption, Google reports the problem was resolved around 12:46 PM from the Apps Status dashboard.
The problem with Google Mail should be resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and continued support. Please rest assured that system reliability is a top priority at Google, and we are making continuous improvements to make our systems better.