Alibaba’s Taobao runs into 20-minute system breakdown as presales for Singles’ Day festival kick off

//Alibaba’s Taobao runs into 20-minute system breakdown as presales for Singles’ Day festival kick off

Alibaba’s Taobao runs into 20-minute system breakdown as presales for Singles’ Day festival kick off

Taobao Marketplace, China’s biggest online shopping platform, experienced a 20-minute system breakdown on Wednesday evening, as the Alibaba Group Holding subsidiary kicked off presales for the annual Singles’ Day festival in November.The system crash, which was fixed within 20 minutes, was attributed to heavy traffic generated by “overenthusiastic” consumers soon after Alibaba kicked off the presales period for the world’s largest shopping event, according to a Taobao statement posted on…

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