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BCNET Vancouver to Kamloops/Calgary — September 23, 2017 02:23 PDT – ongoing

From:  02:23 PDT Saturday, September 23, 2017 To:  ongoing Reason:  Amplifier module malfunctioning in Western ROADM Agassiz node Effects:  Backbone network connectivity between Vancouver and Kamloops/Calgary is currently sporadic due to the Agassiz amplifier module failing. All L2 services between those segments will be affected by this. A replacement module has been requested and will […]

BCNET Information Technology Maintenance September 28, 2017 21:00 – 23:59 PDT

From: 21:00 PDT Thursday, September 28, 2017 To: 23:59 PDT Thursday, September 28, 2017 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. […]

EduCloud Server Dashboards Maintenance September 20, 2017, 10:00 – 14:00 PT

EduCloud Server Dashboard (https://dashboard.educloud.ubc.ca) will be unavailable on Wednesday, September 20th from 10:00 – 14:00 for scheduled maintenance. Please note that this maintenance does not impact workloads running on the EduCloud service.

Educloud Maintenance – September 16, 2017 07:00-08:00 PT

Please be advised that the Educloud service will currently undergo maintenance on September 16, 2017 07:00 – 08:00 PT. The Educloud portal at https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca will not be accessible during the restart, but running workloads will not be impacted. Clients can still connect to their respective servers via SSH/RDP protocols.

BCNET Prince George Exchange Fiber maintenance September 6, 2017 23:01 – September 7, 2017 05:00 PDT

From: 23:01 PDT Wednesday, September 6, 2017 To: 05:00 PDT Thursday, September 7, 2017 Reason: Vendor will perform maintenance work on fiber between Prince George and Vancouver. Effects: Backbone network connectivity between Prince George and Vancouver will be interrupted during this maintenance window. Research network traffic and local internet transit will utilize redundant transit link. […]

BCNET Primary DNS services August 21,2017 13:00 – August 26th

From: 13:00 Monday, August 21, 2017 To: August 26th, 2017 Reason: The underlying issues with BCNET DNS were resolved on Aug 26th Clean up and improvement continued until September 4th  A DNS change freeze was put in place Aug 28th and is to be lifted September 15th. We are continuing to monitor and review BCNET’s DNS structure.  We […]

BCNET Surrey Exchange outage August 19,2017 09:20 – 11:20

From: 09:20 Saturday, August 19, 2017 To: 11:20 Saturday, August 19, 2017 Reason: BCNET Surrey Exchange was down due to Power issues. Effects: BCNET services WIKI and JIRA are down and are still being investigated. All other network services, such as Internet Transit, Peering, access to the Research Network, and services at other Exchanges are […]

BCNET Prince George Exchange Fiber maintenance August 16, 2017 00:00-06:00 PT

From:       00:01 PST Wednesday, August 16, 2017 To:            06:00 PST Wednesday, August 16, 2017   Reason:     Vendor will perform maintenance work on fiber between Prince George and Vancouver.   Effects:    Backbone network connectivity between Prince George and Vancouver will be interrupted during this maintenance window. Research network traffic and Local internet transit will be impacted […]

EduCloud Server Dashboard Maintenance August 16, 2017 08:00-16:00 PT

EduCloud Server Dashboard environment (https://dashboard.educloud.ubc.ca) will be upgraded on Wednesday, August 16th between 08:00 and 16:00. The dashboard portal will not be available during the upgrade window. Please note that this upgrade does not affect the EduCloud Server Administration portal, or management of virtual machines.

EduCloud Server Service Maintenance – August 16th, 2017 10:00 – 22:00 PT

We will be performing non-disruptive maintenance on the EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) on Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 between 10:00 – 22:00 PT. Please note that there will be no impact to any EduCloud Server Administration Portal functions, or running virtual machines within the environment.