Pearson Statement about February 28 Testing Performance UPDATE

February 28, 2017

6:00 PM EST

Pearson’s applications hosted at Amazon Web Services experienced degraded performance due to the widespread issue affecting Amazon S3 hosting services on February 28. Pearson has been working directly with Amazon executives and engineers and AWS has just announced that the S3 incident is now resolved.  Pearson applications running in Amazon Web Services are now operating normally.

Up-to-date status can be found on the Amazon status page:


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