Amazon Web Services Hit With An Outage

Business-Man-With-Laptop’s Web Services was hit with a major outage on Sunday, taking down many large websites with them.  This includes Airbnb, Twitter Vine, and Instagram.

These companies sent out tweets about the outage, starting at about 4PM Eastern time.

Amazon’s health dashboard shows that the company’s north Virginia data center is the location having issues.

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This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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