We had similar issues a couple of years ago in Waterbury when we first began widespread use of GAFE, and it turned out to be a firewall/content filter issue. Sorry, I don't remember the specifics but maybe Mike L. or Keith P. remember what fixed it? *Eric Hall* *Technology Integration Specialist* *Mount Mansfield Union High School* *Chittenden East SU* On Wed, Oct 23, 2013 at 7:39 AM, John Peters <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > We are having a problem maintaining connectivity with Google Apps at > several of our schools. Students will connect and then the connection > times out with students getting a “trying to connect” error message. This > is not a problem every time in that it has been sporadic over a period of > time and it is disruptive. Yesterday we experienced issues in three > schools. I have read the Google Apps Best Practices Networking Guide and > I believe we are doing everything they recommend. Has anyone else been > experiencing this issue? If so, what corrective actions did you take?**** > > ** ** > > Thank you,**** > > ** ** > > *John Peters***** > > *Director of Technology***** > > *North Country Supervisory Union***** > > *121 Duchess Ave Suite A***** > > *Newport, VT 0585-5517*** > > *802.334.5847 ext 2018***** > > *[log in to unmask]***** > > **** > > *“Technology is not a panacea” Law #10 Microsoft’s 10 Immutable Laws of > Security* > > ** ** > -- This e-mail may contain information protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). If this e-mail contains student information and you are not entitled to access such information under FERPA, please notify the sender. Federal regulations require that you destroy this e-mail without reviewing it and you may not forward it to anyone.