A day after a widespread, prolonged service interruption at Amazon Web Services, an expert warned that “it is really difficult to completely rule out the possibility of failure,” even though cloud providers are “taking tremendous steps to ensure resilience.” ”
Doug Madory, director of Internet analysis at network intelligence firm Kentik, commented on Cavuto: Coast to Coast on Wednesday, the day after Amazon Web Services experienced a widespread outage that had thousands of users on various websites and streaming -Platforms were affected for several hours.
AWS provides cloud computing services to many governments, universities, and businesses.
“We see the effects on several AWS APIs in the US-EAST-1 region,” it said on Tuesday in a message on the status website of Amazon Web Services. The notice later stated that the main cause was …