data center

  1. Editing will temporarily pause for a failover test

    We are planning a test to find out how quickly and reliably we can transfer all application server traffic and tightly coupled service dependencies to the secondary data center. During this, Wikimedia sites will be placed in read-only mode for two short periods.... Read more

  2. Wikimedia sites will go into read-only mode twice this week

    We are launching a new data center in Texas, and to do so we will be placing Wikimedia sites into read-only mode for two short periods on 19 and 21 April. Translations of this message are available below or on Meta.... Read more

  3. Wikimedia Foundation selects CyrusOne in Dallas as new data center

  4. How the Technical Operations team stops problems in their tracks

  5. From duct tape to puppets: How a new data center became an opportunity to do things right

  6. Wikimedia sites to move to primary data center in Ashburn, Virginia

    Close-up on Wikimedia Foundation Servers