The week of June 7, 2021 was marked by an outage affecting major sites such as Le Monde, Twitch, Reddit and even Amazon, but also the cancellation of the Tesla Model S Plaid + and the presentation of future iOS 15 novelties. point.
A smartphone displaying an error message (illustration) // Gamesdone: Pexels
Blackout brings down several major websites
Twitch, Amazon, Prime Video, Le Monde, Reddit, The Verge: all these large websites suffered an outage during Tuesday, June 7, making their access impossible. To explain the why and how, we must turn to the American company Fastly.
The latter offers its customers a content delivery netwo...