From September 15, 2020 at 22:45 UTC to September 16, 2020 at 07:45 UTC, Explore customers did not receive any emails, including scheduled reports and dashboards from the system.
08:37 UTC | 01:37 PT
We have implemented a fix and Explore dashboard email delivery is now back to normal. Emails will be sent as per next scheduled time. Apologies for any inconvenience caused
07:48 UTC | 00:48 PT
We are currently experiencing scheduled email issues impacting Explore. Our engineers are rolling out a fix.
Root Cause Analysis
This incident was caused by the third party service used to send emails from Explore revoking our API keys without prior notice.
To fix this issue, once identified, our team updated the respective API keys on both ends and the emailing service returned to normal.
- Our team started discussions with our partner to avoid situations like this in the future.
- Add automated monitoring for any errors of all parts this partner service.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
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