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Submission + - Azure Failure Was A Leap Year Glitch ( 1

judgecorp writes: "Microsoft's Windows Azure cloud service was down much of yesterday, and the cause was a leap year bug as the service failed to handle the 29th day of February. Faults propagated making this a severe outage for many customers, including the UK Government's recently launched G-cloud service."
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Azure Failure Was A Leap Year Glitch

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