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BCNet Power re-configuration to impact Hospital Wireless and Video Conference Services – October 13, 2017 19:00 – 24:00 PT

Maintenance will be performed on Hospital Wireless and Video Conference services in order to facilitate a BCNet power re-configuration project. During this maintenance window on Friday, October 13, 2017 19:00 -24:00 PT, Hospital Wireless and Video Conference services will be affected and users may experience intermittent connectivity.

Emergency patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance October 3, 2017 20:00 – 23:59 PDT

From: 20:00 Tuesday, October 3, 2017 To: 23:59 Tuesday, October 3, 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. […]

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. […]

BCNET Vancouver to Kamloops/Calgary — September 23, 2017 02:23 PDT – September 24, 2017 11.32 PDT

From:  02:23 PDT Saturday, September 23, 2017 To:  11.32 PDT Sunday, September 24, 2017 Reason:  Amplifier module malfunctioning in Western ROADM Agassiz node Effects:  Backbone network connectivity between Vancouver and Kamloops/Calgary was sporadic during this time due to the Agassiz amplifier module failing. All L2 services between those segments were affected by this. A replacement module […]

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 […]