If Canvas or any of the services integrated with it are unavailable, we report it here. This can help Canvas users determine if there was a system-level issue that prevented students from accessing or submitting resources on Canvas.
Canvas experienced a disruption of service caused by an Amazon Web Services (AWS) outage starting at approximately 8:15 am PST on Tuesday, Dec. 7th. Canvas performance and access to content improved significantly around 2:15 pm PST and was fully resolved at 2:53 am PST on Wednesday, Dec. 8th.
Canvas experienced a disruption of service from 1:30 pm PT to about 2:00 pm PT. Some Oregon State users may have experienced page errors and long load times while accessing Canvas.
Turnitin reported an unexpected service degradation at 7:13 am - 1:30 pm PT. Users may have been be unable to view submissions and/or Similarity Reports, as well as experience slowness when accessing the service. A fix was applied at 9:45 am, which the vendor reported as successful.
Canvas had an outage from 11:40 am to 12:20 pm. PDT. When accessing Canvas, users were seeing an error indicating the "site cannot be reached." While a fix was applied at approximately 11:50 am, it may have taken up to 30 minutes for some computers and routers to refresh and regain access to Canvas.
Canvas had a service outage from 5:15 pm to 5:44 pm. Instructure reported the outage was caused by an update they were deploying, and communicated at 5:58 pm that it was resolved.