Creative Cloud outage leaves Adobe users unable to work

This is part of the risk of moving everything into the cloud. If your app/data is installed on a hard drive and your computer fails, you can replace the hardware, restore from backup, get back up and running. If the cloud fails or the company goes under, you lose access to your work.



  • James Hughes

    We use CC but we keep the files local on our own server. For us at least, this would only be an issue if it were time to validate the CC application.

    • aeolist

      Exactly. I had no issues using PS CC yesterday.

  • Moeskido

    Time for some of those users to see if they can quickly recreate some work in CS6.

    I suggest a new habit for InDesign CC users, alongside Command-S: Export to IDML every half hour. Because Cloud.

    • James Hughes

      That’s a good idea. I don’t know how often people will continue to use it. There is always ID2Q after all. Just kidding! Is this where I use the /s ? )

      • Moeskido

        Yep. And Adobe knows it.