Originally posted on Gigaom:
That’s life, as Frank Sinatra once sang. Microsoft(s msft) Azure Storage was named the world’s best public cloud storage service on Tuesday, then crashes and burns on Friday.
Here are a few of the posts to the Windows Azure status dashboard:
22-Feb-13 · 9:45 PM UTC
Access Control v2, Service Bus, WindowsAzure.com and WebSites services are impacted by Storage service degradation worldwide. We are actively validating the recovery steps to resolve it as soon as possible. Further updates will be published to keep you apprised of the situation. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes our customers.
22-Feb-13 · 8:44 PM UTC
We are experiencing an issue with Storage Worldwide and this is impacting all dependent services. We are actively investigating this issue and working to resolve it as soon as possible. Further updates will be published to keep you apprised of the situation. We apologize for any inconvenience this…
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