Zoom is down – here’s what we know so far


Users logging on around the world have noticed that top video conferencing service Zoom is suffering a significant outage today.

The company has confirmed a “major outage” is affecting its Zoom Meetings platform, and is trying to get to the bottom of things now.

Stay tuned as we try and keep you up to date with all the latest updates….

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Alerts of a Zoom outage began around 8am PDT / 12pm EDT / 3pm BST, with a significant spike in reports seen on tracking site DownDetector.

Zoom outage

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Zoom was quick to respond, tweeting on its main Twitter account that it was aware of the issues, and that its engineering team “is investigating the matter.”

Zoom now says it thinks it may have got to the bottom of the problem.

A meesage on its status page notes, “We have identified the issue starting and joining meetings. We will continue to investigate and provide updates as we get them.”