Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Amazon outage takes down Reddit, Foursquare, others......The risk of Putting all your Eggs in one Basket, actually I wouldn't Bother putting one Egg in that Basket!

An outage of one of Amazon's cloud computing data centers knocked out popular sites like Reddit, Foursquare Pinterest and TMZ for some users on Monday.

In addition to online retail, Amazon rents cloud storage space for clients to store Web data.

http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/22/tech/web/reddit-goes-down/index.html?hpt=hp_t3