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Incident affecting Google Compute Engine

Users Unable to create VMs with older VMX versions in 4 cells

Incident began at 2023-03-09 05:45 and ended at 2023-03-09 08:23 (all times are US/Pacific).

Previously affected location(s)

Singapore (asia-southeast1)Sydney (australia-southeast1)Frankfurt (europe-west3)Netherlands (europe-west4)Northern Virginia (us-east4)

Date Time Description
9 Mar 2023 08:23 PST

The issue with Google Compute Engine has been resolved for all affected users as of Thursday, 2023-03-09 08:23 US/Pacific.

We thank you for your patience while we worked on resolving the issue.

9 Mar 2023 08:04 PST

Summary: Users Unable to create VMs with older VMX versions in 4 cells

Description: Mitigation work is currently underway by our engineering team.

The mitigation is expected to be completed by Thursday, 2023-03-09 09:00 US/Pacific.

We will provide more information by Thursday, 2023-03-09 09:10 US/Pacific.

Diagnosis: Impacted customers will not be able to create new VMs.

This affects VM creation if customers use the option --maintenance-interval=PERIODIC

Workaround: Workload could potentially be moved to zones with no impact