PHOENIX — A computer outage affecting multiple state agencies that caused disruption to all Arizona Department of Transportation MVD services, including MVD and Authorized Third Party offices statewide, has since been restored.
UPDATE: ServiceArizona is now back online following an earlier outage. https://t.co/iKbpaJ4llw— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) November 14, 2019
The disruption was four hours long, and the in-person locations were also affected by this issue.
REMINDER: A computer outage affecting multiple state agencies has caused disruption to all MVD services including Authorized Third-Party offices statewide. Service AZ's website is also affected meaning online services are currently not available. MORE: https://t.co/8xecidCJfU— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) November 14, 2019
ServiceArizona.com was not available, ADOT said. Customers were urged to delay office and online visits until the problem was resolved.
"Overnight, computer technicians discovered a malfunction with a fiber optic line that serves numerous state agencies," ADOT wrote in a press release.
This is the second time MVD services have been affected by outages this month.