Amazon.com Inc.'s (AMZN) Amazon Web Services revealed internet connectivity issues at one of it's main data centers Tuesday, as internet issues affecting popular services such as Alphabet Inc.'s (GOOGL)(GOOGL) Google products spread in the northeastern U.S. At around 11:15 a.m. Eastern, AWS (https://downdetector.com/status/aws-amazon-web-services/), Google (https://downdetector.com/status/google/)services, and Gmail (https://downdetector.com/status/gmail/)all started seeing spikes in outage reports concentrated from Boston to Washington D.C., according to Downdetector.com. At last check, AWS's service health dashboard (https://status.aws.amazon.com/) showed internet connectivity issues at its Northern Virginia data center. "We are investigating connectivity issues with an internet provider, mainly affecting the East Coast of the United States, outside of the AWS Network," AWS said. "We are investigating the issue with the external provider." Google's workspace status dashboard (https://www.google.com/appsstatus#hl=en&v=status) showed no reports of outages at last check. Google did not respond to request for comment, and an Amazon spokesperson pointed to its status blog.
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