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Eduroam network maintenance November 10, 2018 05:00 – 07:00 PT

BCNET network maintenance will be done on November 10, 2018 from 05:00 to 07:00 PT. Eduroam services at teaching hospital sites may be unavailable during this time.

UPDATE: Software upgrade: BCNET Network Maintenance November 10, 2018 05:00 – 09:00 PST

The maintenance was extended for November 10, 2018 09:00 PT From: 05:00 Saturday, November 10, 2018 To: 07:00 Saturday, November 10, 2018 Reason: BCNET Vancouver 1 router will undergo a software upgrade. Effects:  The BCNET ORANnetwork, CANARIE connection and general IX Peering Service(VANIX, etc…) providers will not be available. Any member connected onlyto this router will […]

Routine patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance November 8, 2018, 21:00-23:59 PT

From: 21:00 Thursday, November 8, 2018 To: 23:59 Thursday, November 8, 2018 Reason: BCNET internal and external servers will be patched as part of this maintenance. Effects: Impact will be minimized to BCNET IT services as redundant systems are in place. Some of these systems include the following; DNS, NTP, Eduroam, BCNET Wiki, Nessus Vulnerability […]

RESOLVED: EduCloud Server and EduCloud Backup (Kamloops Q9) Network Interruption – October 15, 2018, 13:50 PT

October 15, 2018, 14:35 PT Connectivity has been restored.   October 15, 2018, 13:50 PT We are currently experiencing an issue with network connectivity to the Kamloops Q9 datacentre impacting EduCloud Server and EduCloud Backup clients at that location.  Please note that the workloads are up and running, however, network connectivity to those services from […]

EduCloud Server Maintenance – September 19, 2018 17:00-18:00 PT

We will be performing maintenance on the EduCloud Server environment, during the above maintenance window. Virtual machines running on the EduCloud Server service will remain up and running. Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via normal management methods like RDP and SSH, but will not be able to login to the EduCloud administration […]

EduCloud Server Service Maintenance (Kamloops Q9) – September 17, 2018 16:00 – 18:00 PT

We will be performing scheduled maintenance on the EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) for Organizations hosted in Kamloops during the above maintenance window. No outages to virtual machines or the management portal are expected.

BCNET Information Technology Maintenance August 30, 2018 21:00 – 23:59 PDT

From: 21:00 Thursday, August 30, 2018 To: 23:59 Thursday, August 30, 2018 Reason: BCNET internal and external servers will be patched as part of this maintenance. Effects: Impact will be minimized to BCNET IT services as redundant systems are in place. Some of these systems include the following; DNS, NTP, Eduroam, BCNET Wiki. Contact: Please […]

Maintenance: Eduroam Servers – August 28, 2018 04:00 – 05:00 PT

From: 04:00 Tuesday, August 28, 2018 To: 05:00  Tuesday, August 28, 2018     Reason: Both CANRIE Eduroam servers will have minor upgrades done.   Effects: There should be no interruption in Eduroam service but the monitoring system may detect a brief outage of services on each system, should be less than 10 minutes and only […]

BCNET Emergency Maintenance ROADM node BCIT Burnaby August 19, 2018 08:00-10:00 PT

From:       08:00 PT Sunday, August 19, 2018 To:         10:00 PT Sunday, August 19, 2018   Reason:     A faulty card detected in our ROADM link between our nodes at SFU and BCIT.   Effects:    Down time for channels is not expected to exceed 40 minutes in the 2 hour window BCNET to TRIUMF for LHCONE1 BCNET Management Protected Uplink circuit SW1.BRNB2 SFU channels […]

BC August Wildfires and BCNET – August 15, 2018 10:05AM

The BC Government issued a provincial state of emergency August 15 2018 due to the ongoing wildfire situation.  This is to let you know that BCNET receives Emergency BC communications and updates from suppliers of any telecommunications services that may be threatened by wildfires.  At this point, all services are operational. If you have an evacuation […]