Why Even 5 Minutes of Downtime Can Devastate Your Online Store

Volusion (both the company and its customers) had about 5 minutes of downtime this morning. This may not seem like much, but it was certainly long enough for Volusion store owners and anyone browsing their sites to notice. It was definitely long enough for users of Convergent 7's e-commerce forums to post about it. One of those posts perfectly explains why even 5 minutes of downtime can devastate your online store: Volusion store owner Vic20 wrote: That's one of the things that gets me … [Read more...]