Yesterday Apple online services were unstable or unresponsive for couple of hours. Affected services included iMessage, iCloud (including third-party apps integrations), App Store, iCloud Mail, Apple Music and many others.
Outage also affected Apple Store systems significantly affecting retail sales.
Outage was resolved within hours, Apple did not comment on root causes though.
Apple System Status:
- iCloud and Many Other Apple Services Are Down
- iCloud and Many Other Apple Services Are Down or Experiencing Issues [Resolved]
- PSA: Apple services including iMessage, Apple Music, iCloud, and more are currently down [U]
- Widespread Apple Services Outage
Developer:Recheck applications using Apple services, if there were issues yesterday.
QA engineer:Recheck applications using Apple services, if there were issues yesterday.
PM/DM:Business as usual.