status and reliability

This page serves as a source of information for general Binder status updates, building/launching statistics, and reliability metrics.

Site Reliability Goals

As is a research pilot project, the main goal for the project is to understand usage patterns and workloads for future project evolution. While we strive for site reliability and availability, we want our users to understand the intent of this service is research and we offer no guarantees of its performance in mission critical uses.

We are still working on defining what the exact goals for uptime and reliability should be.


The team can always use more help in maintaining the BinderHub deployment that runs this site. If you’re interested in getting involved, or have any thoughts or suggestions, please reach out to us on our Gitter channel.

Site metrics

Below are two key reliability metrics that give an idea for the health of the deployment. Note that you can find many more metrics about the deployment at