Apple takes down School Internet


Many students at West Linn High School anxiously awaited the clock striking 10; signaling that the Apple operating system, IOS 7, was available for download. This caused huge problems throughout the Clackamas County area, with school network speeds going to “snail speeds” as Angie Hammond, WLHS’s technology expert, said.    

“The sheer amount of traffic is unprecedented,” Stuart Long, Clackamas ESD data service coordinator, said.

Expect less traffic on the router today, but Wifi is currently acting spotty in the schools Comm. Tech lab.