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originally posted by: soficrow
Everything takes too long. Getting way frustrating.
Is it internal or external?
When Amazon's cloud storage fails, lots of people get wet
...Amazon Web Services, by far the world's largest provider of internet-based computing services, suffered an unspecified breakdown in its eastern U.S. region starting about midday Tuesday. The result: unprecedented and widespread performance problems for thousands of websites and apps.
...The breakdown shows the risks of depending heavily on a few big companies for cloud computing. Amazon's service is significantly larger by revenue than any of its nearest rivals -- Microsoft's Azure, Google's Cloud Platform and IBM, according to Forrester Research.