AWS suffers third outage of the month

December has been a tough month for Amazon—at the very least for Amazon Internet Providers. The massively common cloud computing platform suffered its third outage of the month Wednesday, affecting Slack, the Epic Video games Retailer, and several other different companies. 

The AWS Service Well being Dashboard reveals the issue lies inside an information heart in northern Virginia and impacts clients within the US-EAST-1 Availability Zone. The primary outage was reported at 7:35 am EST. 

Slack customers started seeing issues shortly after the outage, and the Epic Video games Retailer famous that the AWS outage was inflicting issues “affecting logins, library, purchases, and so forth.”

AWS noticed its first outage of the month on December 7, which affected cryptocurrency, brokerage, and leisure companies. Coinbase reported important points, as did streaming companies Netflix and Disney+. The December 7 disruption additionally impacted Amazon itself, as sellers have been unable to entry the e-commerce large’s Vendor Heart to handle orders.

The second outage, on December 15, was in a West Coast knowledge heart. It affected companies from the likes of Fb, Slack, Hulu, and DoorDash.

AWS’ newest standing replace previous to publication, at 11:02 am EST, says that the corporate remains to be “working to resolve connectivity points” and is constant “to work on mitigating the networking impression for EC2 cases inside the affected knowledge heart.”