Outages and Downtime

Microsoft Exchange Online Outage of Over 8 Hours Frustrates Customers

Microsoft

An infrastructure failure knocked out Microsoft Exchange Online for over eight and a half hours on Tuesday. Users were frustrated not only with being unable to access cloud email accounts, but also with Microsoft’s lack of communication about the problem. Exchange Online customers began reporting problems on twitter and in… Read More

Unitrends Acquires Australian Cloud Data Protection Company Yuruware

Hybrid Cloud

Data protection and disaster recovery company Unitrends has purchased cloud data protection provider Yuruware from NICTA for an undisclosed amount, according to an announcement this week. The acquisition positions Unitrends to extend its hyper-scale backup and disaster recovery offerings to AWS, OpenStack, Microsoft Azure, and other third-party public clouds. Read More