Software development in 2016 is a crazy complex process. Modern applications are increasingly distributed, regularly requiring access to an array of systems controlled by 3rd, 4th and 5th parties. So what happens when we are building the next killer-app-uber-disrupting-unicorn and the API that we NEED to access goes down?
Slam our Macbooks shut, whine about up-time and go home?
Consume our body weight in caffeine in preparation for the glorious return of the API?
Sit quietly and wait for morning to come?