CEO Says Fire Has Destroyed OVH’s Strasbourg Data Center (SBG2)


OVH SBG2 data center in Strasbourg

A fire early Wednesday morning destroyed one of OVH’s Strasbourg data centers and part of a second one, the French cloud provider’s CEO, Octave Klaba, wrote in a tweet.

People working at the site were safe, he wrote.

We have a major incident on SBG2. The fire declared in the building. Firefighters were immediately on the scene but could not control the fire in SBG2. The whole site has been isolated which impacts all services in SGB1-4. We recommend to activate your Disaster Recovery Plan.— Octave Klaba (@olesovhcom) March 10, 2021

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