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EDITOR'S NOTE

Good morning,

It was a weekend of outages to major websites and systems. Severe storms in the US took out an Amazon Web Services availability zone, dragging down Instagram, Netflix and Pinterest for hours.

Meanwhile, Qantas and other global airlines were hit by an outage to the hosted Amadeus booking system, while a second-long pause to Earth's atomic clocks caused havoc for some Java apps and MySQL platforms.

-- James Hutchinson


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TODAY ON ITNEWS

Networking
Amazon Web Services data centre hit by US storms

By Staff Writer | July 01, 2012

Power outage takes out Netflix, Pinterest, Instagram and more.

 
 
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Qantas chaos as check-in computers crash

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Global Altea outage.

 
 
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One-second pause takes out websites

By Juha Saarinen | July 02, 2012

Admins, Java apps unprepared.

 
 
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Scraps six-year-old, whole-of-government IDES project.

 
 
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ACMA, Privacy Commissioner find contraventions.

 
 
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Opposition slams slow broadband rollout.

 
 
Hardware
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Second recent win for Apple.

 
 

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