DataCite Service Status

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Access the DataCite Service Status here:

What is DataCite Service Status?

As a provider of crucial scholarly infrastructure, it is critical that DataCite not only provides a reliable service, but also properly communicates technical issues.

DataCite's status page provides information about scheduled maintenance, service outages and statistics. It is accessible via a web interface, RSS feed, API, email notifications and Twitter.

Who can use DataCite Service Status?

The web interface under provides a preview of the status of the DataCite services, for Members, Users and integrators.

It displays:

  • A preview of the services
  • System metrics (per day, week and month)
  • A list of past incidents


You may also subscribe to this service to receive updates, rather than visiting the page. You can subscribe in one of several ways.



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