October 7, 2013
Related: Software, Design Defects Cripple Health-Care Website: Government Acknowledges It Needs to Fix Design and Software Problems. “So far, many tens of thousands of people had started the application process but the number of those who were able to create accounts and shop for coverage is likely in the low thousands, according to people with knowledge of the situation and estimates by insurance-industry advisers. The administration has declined to say the total number of enrollees.”
The “low thousands?” After a 3 year buildup and a nationwide rollout? Ouch.