Hangouts services to be served from ‘’

Following the launch of the new standalone Google Hangouts homepage, Hangouts-related services and web traffic will be served from ‘’ in addition to existing host names.

This change is happening gradually over the coming weeks. There is no required action for Apps customers.

Launch Details
Release track:  
Launching to both Rapid release and Scheduled release for Hangouts-related services (G+, Gmail, etc) over the coming weeks

Rollout pace: 
Gradual rollout (potentially longer than 3 days for feature visibility)

All end users


Note: all launches are applicable to all Google Apps editions unless otherwise noted

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