TOKYO, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) — Toyota Motor Corp. mentioned Wednesday that the suspension of operations in any respect 14 of its group’s car meeting vegetation in Japan late final month was attributable to server malfunctions in its laptop system throughout common upkeep work.
The Japanese automaker carried out the upkeep on Aug. 27 to scrub up the database of the system for processing manufacturing and elements orders. An error occurred as a result of there was not sufficient disk area for the work, inflicting the system to halt.
Toyota’s home manufacturing was halted on Aug. 29 after the failure occurred within the system that makes elements orders to the automaker’s suppliers. The firm transferred the info to a server with a bigger capability and restarted manufacturing the subsequent day, it mentioned.
Toyota mentioned it confirmed that the malfunction was not attributable to cyberattacks.
“We will review our maintenance procedures and strengthen our efforts to prevent a recurrence,” the corporate mentioned in an announcement.