View Full Version : When Nature Strikes, Cloud Failures Cause Storm

07-02-12, 08:20 PM
Can Amazon handle its fast-growing cloud? That the questionWired Enterprise's Robert McMillan asked Saturday.Hurricane-like storms knocked an Amazon data center in Ashburn, Virginia, offline last night, and a chunk of the internet felt it. The six-hour incident temporarily cut off a number of popular internet services, including Netflix,?Pinterest,?Heroku, and?Instagram.The outage was the?second for this particular ...http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wired/index/~4/kM8lJLC0Iyw

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