If anyone is experiencing issues with ArcGIS Online, it may be down.

How can this be confirmed?

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    That's cloud computing... the underlying issue is amazon s3.
    – Mapperz
    Feb 28, 2017 at 19:37
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    I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because it is an IT issue that will be resolved soon.
    – Mapperz
    Feb 28, 2017 at 19:38
  • This is the status page status.aws.amazon.com
    – Mapperz
    Feb 28, 2017 at 19:43
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    @GISKid Can you please give some examples of questions that have been posted as a result?
    – Midavalo
    Feb 28, 2017 at 19:51
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    I think this is a fair question/concern so does ESRI they have a site for it.... you can check the status of arcgis services at status.arcgis.com
    – risail
    Feb 28, 2017 at 21:35

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Confirmed on GeoNet: https://geonet.esri.com/thread/191067-agol-down

May cause service interruptions. Can check here to see the latest status: https://status.arcgis.com/

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    This is related to the current Amazon outage that has taken down many services that use AWS including Imgur (which hosts Stack Exchange images). usatoday.com/story/tech/news/2017/02/28/…
    – Midavalo
    Feb 28, 2017 at 21:45
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    UPDATE: "Due to the current issues on arcgis.com our planned maintenance this evening has been postponed to March 1st between 5pm and midnight PST. The issues currently affecting arcgis.com are due to infrastructure issues and are unrelated to our planned maintenance."
    – Map Man
    Feb 28, 2017 at 21:52
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    Another link for you: techcrunch.com/2017/02/28/….
    – jpmc26
    Mar 1, 2017 at 1:20
  • Was also wondering if it could be due to the recent cloudflare breach as well sciencealert.com/…
    – GISHuman
    Mar 1, 2017 at 14:46

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