The 10 Biggest Cloud Outages Of 2022 (So Far)
Wade Tyler Millward
Cloud outages so far this year have affected companies including Apple, Microsoft and Google.
January Apple Outage
Apple’s iCloud cloud storage service and other services experienced an outage in January, impacting some users across the globe, according to outage tracking website Downdetector.
There were 866 outages reported as of 8 p.m. ET., according to Downdetector. Other Apple services were also suffering from an outage, including the Apple Store, the App Store and Apple support.
The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech giant’s own system status page showed an ongoing issue with iCloud backup, iCloud storage upgrades, iMessage, iCloud mail and photos. Some users are also unable to log in to their iCloud account. It’s unknown how widespread the issues are.