New Delhi: MS Teams has returned to most users after its chat-based collaboration platform suffered a major outage for more than an hour. The massive MS Teams outage disrupted communications for thousands of customers across the country.
Microsoft Corp’s MS Teams app suffered a major outage on Wednesday afternoon with thousands of users reporting they were unable to access the Teams app. Downdetector.com, the website that tracks outages through a range of sources, including user reports, showed that there were nearly 2,000 incidents of people reporting problems with Microsoft Teams in India. Among other Microsoft services affected were Microsoft 365, Outlook, GitHub, Teams, Azure.
Microsoft had tweeted from its official address that it has received reports from users unable to access Microsoft Teams or use features. The tech giant went on to say it is investigating the matter.
We’ve isolated the issue from network configuration issues and we’re analyzing the best mitigation strategy to address it without causing additional impact. Refer to the administration center MO502273 or For more information. — Microsoft 365 Status (@MSFT365Status) January 25, 2023
We are investigating issues that affect multiple Microsoft 365 services. More info can be found in the admin center under MO502273.
— Microsoft 365 Status (@MSFT365Status) January 25, 2023
According to Downdetector.com, Microsoft Teams has been having problems since 12:30 AM IST.
Meanwhile, in the December quarter of 2022, Microsoft recorded its slowest revenue growth in more than six years as it took a $1.2 billion hit after laying off 10,000 people amid poor PC sales worldwide.
Revenues were $52.7 billion and were up 2 percent, while net income was $16.4 billion, down 12 percent for the quarter ended Dec. 31.
Revenue in More Personal Computing was $14.2 billion, down 19 percent. While Windows OEM sales fell 39 percent, Xbox content and services sales fell 12 percent and device sales fell 39 percent.
Microsoft Chairman and CEO Satya Nadella said the next big wave of computing is being born as the Microsoft Cloud turns the world’s most advanced AI models into a new computing platform.
With IANS inputs