Amazon’s AWS cloud servers are suffering from issues this morning, taking down a handful of services including Disney+, Kindle, Tinder, Roku, and more. Amazon has acknowledged the outage on its official status page, saying that it is working towards a fix.
According to user reports aggregated by Downdetector show that a number of services are affected by the AWS outage, including:
- Amazon Prime Music
- League of Legends
- Amazon Alexa
- Prime Video
- and more…
As first spotted by The Verge, Amazon’s official update is as follows:
We are experiencing API and console issues in the US-EAST-1 Region. We have identified root cause and we are actively working towards recovery. This issue is affecting the global console landing page, which is also hosted in US-EAST-1. Customers may be able to access region-specific consoles going to https://console.aws.amazon.com/. So, to access the US-WEST-2 console, try https://us-west-2.console.aws.amazon.com/
The outage are focused in the US East 1 AWS region, so it’s possible that not everyone is experiencing the issues outlined above.
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