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Banks, websites down as wild weather knocks out Amazon Web Services - The Australian Financial Review;

Banks, websites down as wild weather knocks out Amazon Web Services - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial ReviewBanks, websites down as wild weather knocks out Amazon Web ServicesThe Australian Financial ReviewWild weather appears to be the cause of widespread outages that knocked banks, entertainment platforms and other digital services offline on Sunday. Experts say the outages should be a wake-up call for businesses whose critical data is hosted on ...and more »

After AWS Sydney outage, partners give cloud provider a pass - CRN Australia;

After AWS Sydney outage, partners give cloud provider a pass - CRN Australia

CRN AustraliaAfter AWS Sydney outage, partners give cloud provider a passCRN AustraliaAustralian channel partners of Amazon Web Services have given the cloud computing and storage service provider a surprisingly good score following the major outage at its Sydney facility Sunday, which caused embarrassment for several major brands.and more »

AWS partners called to action following power outages - ARNnet

AWS partners called to action following power outagesARNnetAfter Sydney suffered from extreme weather conditions on June 5, Amazon Web Services partners worked through the night with clients to resolve issues that arose after the Cloud provider endured a power-related outage. At 4pm Sydney time, the company ...and more »

Amazon Web Services storm outages serve as a warning of cloud risk to businesses - The Australian Financial Review;

Amazon Web Services storm outages serve as a warning of cloud risk to businesses - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial ReviewAmazon Web Services storm outages serve as a warning of cloud risk to businessesThe Australian Financial ReviewThe torrential rains and winds that hit New South Wales, also took out Amazon Web Services to the cost of many cloud-based businesses. James Alcock. by; Paul Smith · Yolanda Redrup. Australian businesses have been warned they need to spread the risk ...and more »

Web chaos mostly over after Amazon Web Services hit by power outage during Sydney storm - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Web chaos mostly over after Amazon Web Services hit by power outage during Sydney storm - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldWeb chaos mostly over after Amazon Web Services hit by power outage during Sydney stormThe Sydney Morning HeraldSevere weather in Sydney appears to have been to blame for Sunday evening's nationwide outage of websites and online services. From around 4pm users had issues accessing services including Menulog, Dominos and Go Get, as well as many websites ...and more »

Amazon-driven services hit by blackout - BBC News;

Amazon-driven services hit by blackout - BBC News

BBC NewsAmazon-driven services hit by blackoutBBC NewsAustralian food-ordering and ticket-selling apps, TV-streaming platforms and a car-sharing site temporarily stopped working because of problems at one of Amazon's data centres. The businesses all rely on the US company's cloud computing division ...and more »

Aussies lose AWS for six hours - Business Cloud News;

Aussies lose AWS for six hours - Business Cloud News

Business Cloud NewsAussies lose AWS for six hoursBusiness Cloud Newsamazon aws AWS' Australian customers suffered an outage over the course of the weekend for approximately six hours due to a power outage which coincided with adverse weather conditions. The cause of the outage has not been officially confirmed, ...and more »

AWS EC2 falls over in Sydney for six hours, stormy weather blamed - Cloud Tech;

AWS EC2 falls over in Sydney for six hours, stormy weather blamed - Cloud Tech

Cloud TechAWS EC2 falls over in Sydney for six hours, stormy weather blamedCloud TechAmazon Web Services (AWS) took a hit in its Sydney region for six hours over the weekend, according to official status updates, with stormy weather being blamed as the source of the problem. The alarm was first raised on June 4 at 2247 PDT – or 1547 on ...and more »

Sydney storm causes online chaos as Amazon servers crash cutting streaming services while banks and stores suffer ... - Daily Mail;

Sydney storm causes online chaos as Amazon servers crash cutting streaming services while banks and stores suffer ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailSydney storm causes online chaos as Amazon servers crash cutting streaming services while banks and stores suffer ...Daily MailThousands of people in Sydney were unable to access online services after Amazon Web Service suffered massive technical issues believed to be caused by Sydney's shocking weather on the weekend. Amazon's Sydney zone experienced a two-hour power ...and more »

AWS Sydney outage prompts architecture rethink - iT News;

AWS Sydney outage prompts architecture rethink - iT News

iT NewsAWS Sydney outage prompts architecture rethinkiT NewsLast night's outage to an Amazon Web Services Sydney availability zone is prompting some of AWS' biggest local customers to reconsider their architectures to mitigate future damaging downtime. AWS has built its brand on reliability as well as ...and more »

​Amazon Web Services Sydney suffers outage - ZDNet;

​Amazon Web Services Sydney suffers outage - ZDNet

ZDNet​Amazon Web Services Sydney suffers outageZDNetAmazon Web Services' Sydney service suffered connectivity issues over the weekend, with the company working until Monday morning to recover the problem. While AWS has not confirmed what the cause of the issue was and whether it was related to the ...and more »

'Power event' at AWS knocks out websites and services - CIO Australia

'Power event' at AWS knocks out websites and servicesCIO AustraliaA 'power event' at Amazon Web Services' data centre in Sydney on Sunday night was to blame for hundreds of disgruntled end users being unable to access websites and apps. Foxtel Play, Channel Nine, Presto, Stan, Dominos, Fairfax Media and Go Get ...and more »

AWS Outage Brings Down A Ton Of Websites Across Australia - Lifehacker Australia;

AWS Outage Brings Down A Ton Of Websites Across Australia - Lifehacker Australia

Lifehacker AustraliaAWS Outage Brings Down A Ton Of Websites Across AustraliaLifehacker AustraliaAmazon Web Services (AWS) suffered an outage over the weekend, rendering websites and servers useless for hours. Here are the details. On Sunday, the popular public cloud service reported connectivity issues at one of its availability zones. AWS hosts ...and more »

Amazon Web Services outage causes Australian website chaos - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Amazon Web Services outage causes Australian website chaos - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldAmazon Web Services outage causes Australian website chaosThe Sydney Morning HeraldShoppers were left unable to pay for trolleys full of groceries, while websites and servers crashed around the nation in a spate of technical outages on Sunday. Amazon Web Services, which hosts cloud computing services for many companies, listed a ...and more »

Amazon outage catches Sydney customers short - Yahoo7 News;

Amazon outage catches Sydney customers short - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 NewsAmazon outage catches Sydney customers shortYahoo7 NewsAmazon Web Services powers a range of applications and services ranging from fastfood to financial transactions. Photo: Getty Images. The service provides cloud technology for a range of websites, banks and other business. Social media came alive with ...and more »

Chaos across the country as online services go down due to a series of technical outages - NEWS.com.au;

Chaos across the country as online services go down due to a series of technical outages - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auChaos across the country as online services go down due to a series of technical outagesNEWS.com.auSHOPPERS were mortified when they were unable to pay for groceries, petrol and restaurant bills, as servers crash. Matthew [email protected] · news.com.au. June 6, 201612:50pm. Westpac was one of three banks suffering outages ...and more »

Amazon Outage Brings Down Foxtel, Stan, Domino's Over The Weekend - Gizmodo Australia;

Amazon Outage Brings Down Foxtel, Stan, Domino's Over The Weekend - Gizmodo Australia

Gizmodo AustraliaAmazon Outage Brings Down Foxtel, Stan, Domino's Over The WeekendGizmodo AustraliaIf you had trouble streaming video or ordering a pizza online over the weekend, there was a very good reason why. During Sydney's wild weather on Saturday and Sunday, a power issue caused an outage at cloud provider Amazon Web Services, bringing ...and more »

AWS endures extended outage in Australia - The Register;

AWS endures extended outage in Australia - The Register

The RegisterAWS endures extended outage in AustraliaThe RegisterSysadmins in Sydney had a horrible Sunday, while their CEOs bent their attention to wondering why their Foxtel Rugby sportscasts weren't working. The Amazon Web Services AWS "power event" AP-SOUTHEAST-2 Region was almost certainly caused by a ...and more »

AWS Sydney outage downs big-name web companies - iT News;

AWS Sydney outage downs big-name web companies - iT News

iT NewsAWS Sydney outage downs big-name web companiesiT NewsLarge Australian websites including Domain, Channel Nine, Foxtel Play and Domino's went down on Sunday afternoon after Amazon Web Service's Sydney zone suffered a two-hour power outage. AWS first warned of the outage affecting Elastic Compute via ...and more »

Storm hits Amazon's Sydney cloud services - Computerworld Australia

Storm hits Amazon's Sydney cloud servicesComputerworld AustraliaAn outage of a swathe of Amazon's cloud services in its Sydney region hit Australian businesses today. Amazon Web Services reported a power issue at one of the Australian data centres delivering its cloud services, as Sydney was battered by a severe ...and more »