Reply to post: Move everything to the cloud yet have a single point of failure...nice.

Amazon S3-izure cause: Half the web vanished because an AWS bod fat-fingered a command

HurdImpropriety

Move everything to the cloud yet have a single point of failure...nice.

"Those two subsystems handled the indexing for objects stored on S3 and the allocation of new storage instances. Without these two systems operating, Amazon said it was unable to handle any customer requests for S3 itself, or those from services like EC2 and Lambda functions connected to S3."

Move everything to the cloud yet have a single point of failure...nice.

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