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Ukraine: Fire Destroys 20% of Hosting.ua Servers

Some 20% of the servers at Odessa-based Hosting.ua data center – one of the biggest in Ukraine – are reported to have been destroyed in a fire on March 27. UkrainianWatcher writes (UKR) that “tens of thousands of Ukrainian and a number of Russian sites are currently offline” and re-posts photos of the damaged building by an Odessa city forum user xcorwin. Habrahabr.ru user hosting reports (RUS) that “people are in panic, 10 hours have passed and there's no official info.” Twitter reactions (RUS, UKR) are here.

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