This is Part Two of this post. Thanks to Jon Goodwin of ePartners for this link... The last sentence made me laugh... (REALLY Hard)

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/12/22/salesforce_outage/

The best article I’ve seen on the salesforce.com outage

http://software.silicon.com/applications/0,39024653,39155240,00.htm

 

 

Not so Instant on in the Enterprise

http://www.computerworld.com/managementtopics/management/project/story/0,10801,102902,00.html

Or if all else fails, blame the database...

http://blog.crmsuccess.com/crmsuccess/2005/12/yesterdays_serv.html

No, I am not taking advantage of this, I am too busy laughing right about now... :-)

http://www.salesforcewatch.com/2005/12/user_reaction_t.html - Of course he left off my favorite, which is Switch to Microsoft CRM...