“We are investigating an issue affecting access to multiple Microsoft ( 365 services. We are working to identify the full impact and provide more information in the near future, “the company said on its Twitter account at 5:44 p.m. )
According to Down Detector, a website that tracks Internet outages, users have reported problems logging in, connecting to the server, and Outlook. According to the site, downtime began around 5 pm official time for Office 365 and has a strong impact on users in California and Washington.
Microsoft initially attributed the failure to a recent change to the platform, but later said it “did not see an increase in successful connections after the recent change. We are working to evaluate additional mitigation solutions while we investigate the root cause.”;