Latest Update from Microsoft: 28th Oct – Current Status – Engineers have completed emergency maintenance and resolved intermittent sign-in issues affecting the Lync client. Lync Online access using Outlook Web App (OWA) will remain degraded for several hours during a period of extended recovery. Engineers are in the process of validating service health throughout the environment.
Latest Update from Microsoft: 12:15pm – Current Status: Engineers have identified a degraded portion of capacity that manages sign-ins. They have taken it out of rotation and are continuing to restore service.
Last Update from Microsoft: 11:30am – Users are currently having issues signing in to Microsoft Lync online. Microsoft engineers are aware of this and have issued the following statement:
“Engineers are investigating an issue in which some customers may be experiencing problems accessing or using Lync Online services or features. This event is actively being investigated. More information will be provided shortly”