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BCNET Router blade swap – CR1.VNCV1, January 17, 2019, 06:30-07:00 PT

From: 06:30 PT Thursday,January 17, 2019 To: 07:00 PT Thursday, January 17, 2019   Reason:     BCNET network team will perform a hardware upgrade on Vancouver 1 router (cr1.vncv1) to replace a blade that has been identified as having a known defect.   Effects:    The SFU Compute Canada site including TRIUMF at SFU, WestGrid Vancouver ORAN and […]

EduCloud Server Maintenance January 19, 2019, 06:00 – 08:00 PT

The EduCloud Server environment will be undergoing maintenance on January 19, 2019, 6:00 – 8:00 AM. During this maintenance window, users will not be able to access/manage workloads hosted in the UBC Okanagan infrastructure through the EduCloud portal. Workloads will still be online and will be accessible via normal management methods such as RDP and […]

Routine upgrade: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance January 24, 2019 21:00 – 23:59 PT

From: 21:00 Thursday, January 24, 2019 To: 23:59 Thursday, January 24, 2019   Reason: BCNET Wiki (a.k.a. Confluence Site) will be upgraded from v6.6.0 to v6.11.x   Effects: BCNET Wiki will be inaccessible for the duration of the upgrade.   Contact: Please contact the BCNET Network Operations Centre at 604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@bc.net when network problems […]

EduCloud Server Maintenance Jan 12, 2019, 06:00-08:00 PT

We will be performing scheduled maintenance on the Production Workloads in EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) on January 12, 2019, from 06:00–08:00 PT. Production workloads running on the EduCloud service will remain up and running. Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via normal management methods like RDP and SSH.

Routine patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance January 10, 2019 21:00-23:59 PT

From: 21:00 Thursday, January 10, 2019 To: 23:59 Thursday, January 10, 2019   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 backup infrastructure Upgrade January 10, 2019, 13:00–17:00 PT

The EduCloud Server backup infrastructure in Q9 will undergo maintenance on January 10, 2019 from 13:00–17:00 PT. No outage is expected during this window.

Routine patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance December 27, 2018 21:00 – 23:59 PT

From: 21:00 Thursday, December 27, 2018 To: 23:59 Thursday, December 27, 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 […]

BCNET Backbone Maintenance December 23, 2018, 06:00-12:00 PT

From: 06:00 PT Sunday, December 23rd, 2018 To: 12:00 PT Sunday, December 23rd, 2018 Reason: As part of regular lifecycle maintenance, the BCNET network team will perform software upgrades on all BCNET backbone routers. No configuration changes to current connections will be done during this maintenance. Effects: For each router, we expect two 10 minutes […]

BCNET EduCloud Server Service Kamloops Maintenance – December 20, 2018, 06:00 – 07:00 PT

From:       06:00 AM PT Thursday, December 20, 2018 To:            07:00 AM PT Thursday, December 20, 2018   Reason:    As part of our service improvement process, BCNET Network Engineering is planning on replacing the existing EduCloud Server Service Kamloops router with a new 100Gb router. This upgrade will expand our capacity by extending 100Gb on the […]

EduCloud Server Dashboards Maintenance November 30, 2018, 10:00 – 17:00 PT

EduCloud Server Dashboard (https://dashboard.educloud.ubc.ca) will be unavailable on Friday, November 30, 2018, 10:00 – 17:00 PT for scheduled maintenance. Please note that this maintenance does not impact workloads running on the EduCloud service.