Facebook Streaming Outage

Oct 6, 2017 3:00:00 PM

10/6/2017, 11:45 PM, UPDATE:

From Facebook: A fix has been deployed to production. If you are still experiencing issues with this they will clear up shortly.

10/6/2017, 6:10 PM, UPDATE:

From Facebook: We are aware of ongoing issues with the JS SDK failing to load for sites using RequireJS. We are actively working on a fix and expect it to get pushed shortly. 

10/6/2017, 5:45 PM, UPDATE:

The outage has been identified and is related to an exception from the Facebook JavaScript SDK.  First occurrence of this exception was at 1:04pm EST today. There may have been isolated occurrences prior to this. We have reached out to Facebook and are coordinating with their team.

10/6/2017, 3:00 PM, ORIGINAL POST:

We are experiencing intermittent outages with Facebook Live streaming via Switcher Studio. If you are streaming today consider using the Facebook event scheduler and RTMP stream key and stream URL - see:

How Do I SCHEDULE A Live Broadcast For Facebook?

We are looking into the issue and will update soon. Check back here for updates.

Nick Mattingly

Written by Nick Mattingly

CEO & Co-Founder: Nick is an industry expert with 10+ years experience in video streaming, online monetization and new technologies. Nick offers a hands-on approach to groups and organizations when a project will benefit from new communication technologies.