Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon’s Internet infrastructure service that is the backbone of many websites and applications, is experiencing a major outage affecting a large portion of the Internet.
“Kinesis has seen an increase in error rates this morning in our US-Eastern 1 region which has affected some other AWS services,” Amazon said in a statement. the edge. “We are working for a solution.” Ironically, at notice on AWS Service Health Dashboard, Amazon said the issue “appears to have affected our ability to post updates” to this dashboard.
The issue appears to be somewhat pervasive, with a number of apps and services posted on Twitter about how the AWS service outage has affected it, including Roku, Flickr, Adobe Spark and Anchor-owned Spotify.
We are working to resolve this quickly. We have been affected by the widespread disruption of AWS services and hope to operate our customers soon. Most of the broadcast should work as expected during this time.
– Roku (RokuSupport) support November 25, 2020
[status] Specific: Members receive an “Whoops, something went wrong” error when trying to sign in or create an account due to an existing AWS service outage. We are monitoring the situation and will continue to share information here because … https://t.co/drGhoVfYMv
– Flickr Help (FlickrHelp) November 25, 2020
Amazon AWS outage is currently affecting Adobe Spark, so you may encounter issues accessing / editing your projects. We are actively working with AWS and will inform you when the issue resolves. https://t.co/uoHPf44HjL To get the current Spark status. We apologize for anything inappropriate!
– Adobe Spark (AdobeSpark) November 25, 2020
Hey, yes, Anchor is currently down due to a temporary outage of AWS service. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please note that we are working to restart the site as soon as possible. We’ll make an announcement once that is fixed.
– Anchor (anchor) November 25, 2020
RSS It is one of the companies affected by the AWS system outage. Logins and uploads are not processed. Delivery and distribution of all episodes is not affected. Public podcast pages are also available. New downloads will resume once the problem is resolved.
– RSS (rss) broadcast November 25, 2020
Hi. We are currently unable to remove the A-line service alert from our website and app due to a widespread Amazon AWS service outage. Trains no longer operate locally in Brooklyn. We will continue to post updates here as we have it.
– NYCT Subway. Wear a mask. (NYCTSubway) November 25, 2020
Unfortunately like this. Our payment processor (Paddle) is currently experiencing issues (apparently due to AWS). We hope to be back online soon.
RogueAmoeba November 25, 2020
Downdetector.com It also shows spikes in user reports about issues for several Amazon services.
AWS is one of the most used cloud computing services in the world, so any issues can have significant multiplier effects for other web services and applications. Interruption In 2017, companies like Trello, Quora, and IFTTT, for example, were affected.