Web Services

  1. A Slightly Smaller Cloud: Amazon Says 0.07% of Lost Data Not 'Fully Recoverable'

    April 27, 2011 11:56 AM EDT Amazon says a small amount of data will be lost due to its Web Services outage that began last Thursday . According to a report at The Register , about 0.07% of the EBS storage volumes in the East Region of its Web Services infrastructure are not ...

  2. Amazon Cloud Outage Impacts Foursquare, Indaba Music, Quora, Reddit and a Town in Canada

    April 21, 2011 3:44 PM EDT Amazon's Web Services is experiencing service issues that have affected a wide range of companies. By midday Thursday, the service health dashboard still showed service disruptions at its Elastic Compute Cloud and Relational Database services ...

  3. Amazon's Director Of Music Talks Cloud Drive: 'We Don't Believe We Need Licenses'

    March 29, 2011 2:02 PM EDT Amazon today launched a new music-locker service called Cloud Drive , sparking a new round of analysis over the potential impact of cloud music services and upsetting a number of major labels in the process. Amazon's director of music Craig P ...