Maintenance on primary routers at the VANTX January 2, 2011 07:00 – 08:00

From: 07:00 Sunday, January 2, 2011
To: 08:00 Sunday, January 2, 2011

Reason: The software upgrade on one of the primary routers at the Vancouver Transit Exchange (VANTX) was successful last week. The second primary router will be upgraded to the newer software version.

Effects: There will be two 5 minute outages during the window as the routing engines are being upgraded and switched onto the backup.

Access to the Internet, local peering, and the CANARIE Research Network ill be intermittent during the 5 minute outages.

Customers affected in Vancouver are:

Akamai
BCIT
BCNET Servers
Emily Carr
Great Northern Way Campus
Langara College
LimeLight
Payment Processing
Pearson
PHSA
RackForce
SFU
Trail Networks
UBC
UBC Distributed Medical School
Vancouver Foundation
VENUS Project

Contact: Please contact the BCNET Network Operations Centre at 604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@bc.net when network problems are experienced outside of a maintenance window.

Posted By: BCNET Network Management Centre
604-822-1348 option 3
noc@bc.net