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EduCloud Server and Virtual Server Service Backup Software Maintenance – March 22, 2017 13:30 – 15:00 PT

EduCloud Server and Virtual Server Service backup software will undergo maintenance on Wednesday, March 22, from 13:30 – 15:00 PT. During this window, Systems will not be able to fulfill restore requests for certain virtual machines hosted in EduCloud Server and Virtual Server Service.

Resolved – BCNET Surrey Exchange Transit Fiber cut , March 17 2017 04:30

From:       04:30 Friday March 17, 2017 To:             16:09 Friday March 17, 2017 Reason:    Transit provider Fiber cut near BCNET Surrey exchange. This has been escalated. Effects:    Transit in Surrey has been routed to Redundant links. All other services are not impacted. All other network services, such as Internet Transit, Peering, access to the Research Network, […]

BCNET Vancouver Exchange Maintenance – March 15, 2017 06:00 – 07:00 PT

From: 06:00 Wednessday March 15, 2017 To: 07:00 Wednessday March 15, 2017 Reason: BCNET VANTX Exchange Backbone to KAMTX will be upgrade to 20G. Effects: Research traffic will switch to redundant link. Layer 2 services will be routed via VPLS to minimize impact. DataSafe service will be impacted. Local Peering and Transit will not be […]

UBC IT Network Maintenance – Wednesday, March 15, 2017 06:00 – 07:00 PT

UBC’s service provider will be performing upgrades on the link between UBC Okanagan and UBC Point Grey campuses on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, between 06:00 and 07:00  PT.  Alternate network paths will be available, so no service disruptions are anticipated.

Harbour Centre building and surrounding area in Vancouver – power outage March 11, 2017 01:50 – 08:00 PT

Reason:    The Harbour Centre building and surrounding area in Vancouver experienced a power outage for the above time.  One of the building generators did not operate correctly which affected some local tenants.   Effects:     All BCNET equipment and services remained in operation during this time.   Some provider services were unavailable during this time such […]

BCNET Victoria Exchange Maintenance – February 23, 2017 06:30 – 07:00 PT

From: 06:30 Tuesday February 23, 2017 To: 07:00 Tuesday February 23, 2017 Reason: BCNET will install hardware at VICTX Exchange to increase future network capacity. Effects: This is a threat notice with no impact expected. All other network services, such as Internet Transit, Peering, access to the Research Network, and services at other Exchanges are […]

Maintenance at BCNET VANTX Exchange to upgrade Canarie to 100G peering. Feb 21, 2017 06:00 – 07:00 PT

From: 06:00 Tuesday February 21, 2017 To: 07:00 Tuesday February 21, 2017 Reason: Maintenance at BCNET VANTX Exchange to upgrade Canarie to 100G peering. Effects: Connectivity to the research network Will be impacted. Local transit is available . Westgrid Oran and IX traffic will be impacted. All other network services, such as Internet Transit,Canarie CDS, […]

EduCloud Server Backup Software Maintenance – February 08, 2017 13:00 – 16:00 PT

The EduCloud Server backup software will undergo maintenance on Wednesday, February 08, from 13:00 – 16:00 PT. During this window, Systems will not be able to fulfill restore requests for virtual machines hosted in EduCloud Server.

Restored – BCNET Prince George Exchange Fiber cut , February 1 2017 03:33 – February 1 2017, 10:20 PST

From:       03:33 Wednesday February 1, 2017 To:            10:20 Wednesday February 1, 2017   Reason:    Fiber cut near BCNET PGTX exchange repaired. Effects:    Connectivity from PGTX to research and Peering is degraded. Local transit is available .   All other network services, such as Internet Transit, Peering, access to the Research Network, and services at other […]

EXTENDED – BCNET Prince George Exchange Maintenance , January 31 2017 2300- February 1 2017, 05:00 PT

From:       23:00 Tuesday January 31, 2017 To:             Under investigation   Reason:    Issues with Vendor maintenance at BCNET PGTX exchange. This has been escalated and is under investigation.   Effects:    Connectivity from PGTX to research and Peering is affected. Local transit is available .   All other network services, such as Internet Transit, Peering,                   […]