# $300K Per Hour – The Average Cost of Network Downtime

July 17, 2014 3:15 amIf you believe in averages, that is. We spotted this stat today, that the average cost of network downtime, across industries (based on surveys) is $5,600 p/minute, which extrapolates to well over $300K p/hour. The range is from $140K to $540K p/hour. (Source)

100 percent uptime is a really huge deal. Now we know why, in dollars.

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