A while back, I was starting up an EC2 instance on the AWS cloud when it entered an endless restart loop. All the application deployment efforts we’d made (installation and service configuration) over two weeks just went down the drain. So we called support. The support rep redirected us to his team leader who simply […]

Read More

In April 2011, when Amazon’s cloud s east region failed. I posted the first chapter of theAmazon Cloud Outage Conspiracy – it was already very clear that the cloud will fail again and here it is… Chapter 2 Let’s first try to understand Amazon’s explanation for this outage. “At approximately 8:44PM PDT, there was a cable fault in […]

Read More

Tech blogger? Why not get paid for your research and writing? Learn how.

The IOD website uses cookies. By clicking, you confirm acceptance of our cookie policy.
Logout
Please select one of the following:
Full Name
Email
Company
Job Title
Website
Expert?
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
What's your area of expertise?