According to users, Amazon Web Services was down on Tuesday. The company provides cloud computing services to individuals, universities, governments and companies including The Associated Press.
Amazon has yet to comment on the outage and has few details.
People trying to use Instacart, Venmo, Kindle, Roku, and Disney+ are reporting issues. The McDonald’s app also stopped working.
Amazon said in a post an hour after the outage began that it had identified the root cause and was “actively working on recovery”. It did not reveal more about the cause.
Doug Madory, director of internet analytics at Kentik Inc, a cyber-intelligence company, said the outage began mid-morning on the US East Coast. “AWS is the largest cloud provider and us-east-1 is their largest data center, so any disruption there would have a major impact on many popular websites and services.” other internet services,” he said.
https://www.winknews.com/2021/12/07/major-outage-hits-amazon-web-services-many-sites-affected/ Massive outage occurs with Amazon Web Services; many affected equipment