As an important Internet infrastructure, Amazon cloud service (AWS) suffered a long interruption on Wednesday, which affected many Internet sites and application services. Amazon said in a statement on the AWS health dashboard at 3:15 p.m. EST that it was working to recover the kinesis data streams API issues affecting East-1 in the United States, and expected that a full recovery could take several hours. During the period of < / P > < p >, AWS continued to see improvement in the failure rate of kinesis and some affected services until 5:25 p.m. EDT. In the updated announcement, the company once again said that “it may take several hours for a full recovery”. < / P > < p > in an email to the verge, AWS said the issue affected only one of its 23 service areas. However, considering the market volume of AWS, this outage has still dragged down a large number of Internet services. < / P > < p > in addition, downdetector, which observes Internet downtime, also points out that a large number of associated services have encountered problems in user reports throughout the day. In the video above, Russell Brandom of verge gives an introduction to AWS. As one of the most widely used cloud services in the world, the importance of AWS is self-evident. The chain reaction caused by its failure to other web sites and application services can also be reflected in today’s centralized outbreak of problems. Global Tech