They lost 2 disks in their raid array and are now restoring from tape. This isn't uncommon. Once one disk goes down the load increases when the system tries to rebuild it.
The bigger issue is I've no place to release my pent up rage. I fear for those who meet me on the freeway today. (That's a joke. I fear for them everyday.)
I noticed that LOL. I bet there will be a LOT OF pent up rage today. I only wanted to visit the retouch forum--but I can find alternates to find what I need.