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Amazon Broke The Internet - Again...

It’s all over the news and search pages. Once again a massive outage of “the internet” traced back to an AWS Amazon Web Services fault. 1,517 more words

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What constitutes the Internet

The recent hysteria about the massive and unfortunate AWS outage in US-EAST-1 and their S2 storage issues. Has raised the discussion about the vulnerability of the Internet. 122 more words


Massive Amazon cloud service outage disrupts sites

SAN FRANCISCO — It didn’t quite break the Internet, but a 4-hour outage at Amazon’s AWS cloud computing division caused headaches for hundreds of thousands of websites across the United States. 791 more words

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The Far-Reaching Effect Of The Amazon S3 Outage

NEW YORK (AP) — Usually people don’t notice the “cloud” — unless, that is, it turns into a massive storm. Which was the case Tuesday when Amazon’s huge cloud-computing service… 664 more words


Amazon Cloud Storage Failure Causes Widespread Disruption

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s cloud-computing service, Amazon Web Services, is experiencing an outage in its eastern U.S. region, causing unprecedented and widespread problems for thousands of websites and apps. 370 more words


What does Amazon have to do with Sakai?

amazonA lot of people seem to be asking this question.  Most students (and faculty) tend to think of Amazon as the online equivalent of Walmart (though Walmart has it’s own online presence) – as just a seller of retail items.   255 more words


Amazon Web Services Cause Outages

For more on today’s widespread outages impacting many library and academic sites used by students and faculty, see this USA Today blog!

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