Major outage affects number of high profile websites including Amazon, Reddit and Twitch
- The UK govt website - gov.uk - was also down as were the Financial Times, the Guardian and the New York Times.
- Cloud computing provider Fastly, which underpins a lot of websites, said it was behind the problems.
- The firm said there were issues with its global content delivery network (CDN) and was implementing a fix.
- Fastly said, they identified a service configuration that triggered disruption across their points of presence, POPs globally and have disabled that configuration.