IBM Cognos Consumer Insight BoardReader "News" data outage update
IBM Cognos Consumer Insight social media data provider BoardReader experienced "News" data outage between Oct. 29th and Nov. 15, 2012 due to Hurricane Sandy in the US.
The data center providing news items to BoardReader stopped providing data between Oct. 29th and Nov. 15th, 2012. This particular data center was based in New York city and operations were unexpectedly disrupted due to the severe storm (Hurricane Sandy) that struck the east coast of the United States.
The outage lasted until Nov. 15th when all news data was restored and available for query again.