• Subject: RE: someone is not being straight. Guess who...
  • From: Bill Brosch <bbrosch@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2001 07:51:24 -0600

Nope.

It's still 99.999%.

Microsoft only uses Microsoft generated numbers in calculating this.

And the web server that they base it off of is probally sitting in a
locked room without a connection to the outside.  That server is still
up & running, so they won't change the numbers.

-----Original Message-----
From: endre enyedy [mailto:e_enyedy@netside.net]
Sent: Thursday, January 25, 2001 5:35 PM
To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
Subject: Re: someone is not being straight. Guess who...


Doug:
>..snip....snip......
>
>And if not, has anyone done the math on how far this outage goes
towards
>dropping the percentage?  Calling it a 22 hour outage (is it really
over yet?)
>would drop an entire year by 2.5%

nope. it would be "only" 0.251%, [8766/22] and it would reduce
the percentage to 99.748.....

>  EndreE

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