For a few minutes, users from different parts of the country reported problems browsing some websites or accessing platforms from their mobile apps.
According to Downdetector, platforms such as BBVA (Bancomer), Banorte, Scotiabank, HSBC, Citibanamex, SPEI, PlayStation Network, Steam, Telmex, HBO, Google, Microsoft and others are experiencing problems.
The most affected are the banking platforms Steam, Telmex. On the other hand, 30+ sites have breaks, so there may be times when you can go in and other sites you can’t.
So far no details have been provided about the cause of the problem. However, DownDetector notes that it is the widespread outage at Akamai that appears to be affecting the service.
Akamai is one of the world’s content delivery network service providers.
Akamai is experiencing a service disruption. We are actively investigating the issue and will provide an update in 30 minutes.
— Akamai Technologies (@Akamai) July 22, 2021
On social media, Akamai confirmed that they have made the repair, and that operations are slowly resuming worldwide. Likewise, they will continue to monitor to ensure that the impact is fully mitigated.