Launching the DataCite Status Page

As a provider of crucial scholarly infrastructure, it is critical that DataCite not only provides a reliable service, but also properly communicates problems. The best way to do this is via a central status page, a best practice used by many organizations from Github and Diqus to Slack. Because you don't want to run the status page with the rest of your infrastructure (as the page may go down if there is a problem), many organizations use a third-party service.

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