Azure DevOps Service

We’ve Moved! – Introducing Azure DevOps Service Status Portal
Today, we’re happy to introduce Azure DevOps service status portal which helps with real time insights into active service events and provides further details on the event being investigated. This portal replaces our current experience using this Service blog. No new posts will be posted to this blog and existing subscribers are encouraged
Postmortem: Azure DevOps Service Outages in October 2018
Earlier this month, Azure DevOps experienced several significant service outages, for which we are deeply sorry. As with every significant live site incident, we have completed a detailed root cause analysis for these. Due to the proximity of these incidents and common underlying causes, we wanted to share the details with you to ensure that y
Postmortem – VS Marketplace outage – 4 September 2018
On Tuesday, 4 September 2018, Visual Studio Marketplace suffered an extended outage affecting most of its customers. Marketplace hosts and serves extensions for the Visual Studio IDE, Visual Studio Code, and Azure DevOps. This was the first instance of the Marketplace service going down completely, and we sincerely apologize for the outage. Wh
Postmortem: VSTS 4 September 2018
Postmortem – VSTS Outage – 4 September 2018 On Tuesday, 4 September 2018, VSTS (now called Azure DevOps) suffered an extended outage affecting customers with organizations hosted in the South Central US region (one of the 10 regions globally hosting VSTS customers). The outage also impacted customers globally due to cross-service dependenc
Postmortem: Global VSTS availability issues – 22 May 2018
Customer Impact: On 22 May 2018, Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) experienced a major incident across multiple regions between 15:00 and 16:55 UTC.  An event in a Western European scale unit of the Team Foundation Service (TFS), caused a chain reaction that sporadically took other TFS scale units offline in other regions.  Based on our te
Updated and Completed Postmortem: Performance Issues and failures in VSTS West Europe – 7 February 2018
A week ago we posted an incomplete postmortem and are now following up with the completed version. If you want the full story of how we progressed through this incident, start by reading that.  This postmortem will cover the full root cause analysis but it won’t rehash the first part of the investigation. Customer Impact On 7 February 201