Is Office 365 offline for you? Now you’ll know!

Many times in the past two years since I started helping customers get into the cloud with Microsoft Office 365 (and BPOS before that) one of the challenges whenever there was any impact to the service was knowing if it affected you specifically. It wasn’t uncommon to get a call from a customer or even…… Continue reading Is Office 365 offline for you? Now you’ll know!

Office 365 RSS feeds for planned maintenance

Back in BPOS days there was a RSS feed that allowed you to subscribe to alerts for system issues/outages and planned maintenance notifications. This wasn’t originally available in Office 365 but was recently implemented in under Service Health section in the Microsoft Online Portal. The great thing is you don’t actually need to authenticate against…… Continue reading Office 365 RSS feeds for planned maintenance