Microsoft Azure UK South Region outage on 14th September 2020

14th September 2020 Azure UK outage

70% of our backup clusters were offline in the UK South region of Microsoft’s Azure during the outage.

All private and shared backup clusters are now working correctly. If you are experiencing issues, please open a support ticket.

Microsoft's response (15/09/2020 @ 07:00)

Posted from Azure’s status page

Summary of impact: This incident is now mitigated. Between 00:40 UTC on 15 Sep 2020 and 06:06 UTC on 15 Sep 2020, you were identified as a customer using Virtual Machines in UK South who may have experienced connection failures when trying to access some Virtual Machines hosted in the region. These Virtual Machines may have also restarted unexpectedly.

Next steps: Engineers will continue to investigate to establish the full root cause and prevent future occurrences.

A full incident report will be published by Microsoft on 22/09/2020

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