Amazon’s widely used cloud service, Amazon Web Services (AWS), is experiencing a large-scale outage, the company said on Wednesday, affecting users ranging from websites to software providers.
It has also affected the ability to post updates to its service health dashboard, the company said.
“Kinesis has been experiencing increased error rates this morning in our US-East-1 Region that’s impacted some other AWS services. We are working toward resolution,” an AWS spokesperson said in a statement.
Amazon Kinesis, a part of its cloud offerings, collects, processes, and analyses real-time data and offers insights.
“We are experiencing intermittent issues with our website and publishing system because of the AWS outage,” the newspaper tweeted.
We are experiencing intermittent issues with our website and publishing system because of the AWS outage. We will continue to post breaking news updates to our social channels.https://t.co/et26BALCcE
— The Baltimore Sun (@baltimoresun) November 25, 2020
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