: Amazon Cloud based service outage downs several large websites


hugh
2011-04-21, 04:01 PM
A rare and major outage of Amazon's cloud-based Web service on Thursday took down a plethora of other online sites, including Reddit, HootSuite, Foursquare and Quora. (http://money.cnn.com/2011/04/21/technology/amazon_server_outage/index.htm)

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