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T-Mobile US resolves voice, text services outage but FCC displeased

Tuesday 16 June 2020 | 09:30 CET | News
Update: 16 June 2020 | 14:40 CET
T-Mobile US experienced a network outage on 15 June that lasted about 12 hours, Cnet reported. The company tweeted the following morning that voice and text services were restored and apologised for the inconveniences. CEO Mike Sievert blamed the outage on an IP traffic "related issue" and not a DDoS attack.

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[16/06/2020 14:40- Update: adds comment from FCC's Ajit Pai]


Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: T-Mobile US
Countries: United States
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