Published On: Fri, Apr 2nd, 2021

Microsoft outage knocks sites and services offline

Microsoft is experiencing a vital outage, so that’s because we can’t get any work done.

Besides a homepage, Microsoft services are down, log-in pages aren’t loading and even a company’s standing pages were kaput. Worse, Microsoft’s cloud use Azure seemed to also be offline, causing outages to any sites and services that rest on it.

It’s looking like a networking issue, according to a standing page — when it loaded. Microsoft also tweeted that it was associated to DNS, a internet complement that translates web addresses to computer-readable internet numbers. It’s an critical duty of how a internet works, so not ideal when it unexpected breaks.

We’ve reached out for comment, and we’ll follow adult when we know more.

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