Our Chapter wishes to thank you all for suggesting that a corporate donation is directed to Autism Ontario – Simcoe County Chapter. As an agency that receives no government funding, we rely on businesses such as Edgeworx to support our programs and recreational opportunities. As we gear up for the winter season, we are offering a downhill & snowboarding program which will see over 30 kids diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder take to the slopes for a 6-week program. We could not offer these types of programs without donations from our community. Best wishes this holiday season and in 2018!
The recent outage at Comcast due to a Level3 configuration mistake, is a great example of 'the chain only being as strong as its weakest link'. Last week's misconfiguration at Level 3 triggered a wave of outages across North America's larger SPs. Due to an attempt to optimize routing policies, Level3 actually created a route leak. A route leak means that traffic on route to a destination was inefficiently routed, causing delays and poor response time. Or traffic fails to reach the destination all the together, causing much more agony. The latter comment is an understatement, since it caused serious issues. Not just issues at the backbone and provider level, also at peering providers across t