BCNET Vancouver Router Maintenance October 20, 2013 05:00-07:00 PT

From: 05:00 Sunday, October 20, 2013 To: 07:00 Sunday, October 20, 2013 Reason: Scheduled maintenance to address a number of outstanding issues including packet losses, hardware upgrades, and OS upgrades. Each of these changes requires router reboots and have been consolidated into one maintenance window. Effects: All L2 and L3 services through the Vancouver routers […]

BCNET Degraded Network Services in Prince George – October 11, 2013

From: 12:33 Friday, October 11, 2013 To: 21:24 Friday, October 11, 2013 Reason: Fiber cut in the Prince George area. Supplier technicians travelled onsite to complete repairs. Effects: All network services in the Prince George area were severely degraded during this time. Partial services were restored at 19:45 full services restored at 21:24. Contact: Please […]

BCNET Services Bell PGTX Network Outage: Aug 14 2013

From: 07:22 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 To: ongoing Reason: Hardware failure of Bell network equipment in Prince George and waiting on replacement parts to arrive. Effects: There are no customer impacts to BCNET services in Prince George due to multiple Internet Transit services in place. Contact: Please contact the BCNET Network Operations Centre at 604-822-1348 […]

BCNET Router Maintenance – July 28, 2013 06:00-08:00 PT

Reason: Scheduled maintenance to upgrade the OS of all routers in the Transit Exchanges as part of continual life cycle maintenance and to resolve outstanding OS issues. Effects: Even though this is an in service upgrade, sites may experience brief interruptions to network connectivity as changeovers are done. Impacts could be up to two service […]

BCNET Vancouver Router Maintenance – July 14, 2013 07:00 – 08:00 AM PT

From: 07:00 Sunday, July 14, 2013 To: 08:00 Sunday, July 14, 2013 Reason: Regular lifecycle maintenance to upgrade the core router OS to address outstanding issues. Effects: The majority of network services through Vancouver will not be impacted during this upgrade including all Internet Transit and Peering services. The following Logical routing instances and L2 […]

BCNET Vancouver Internet Disruption – July 05, 2013

From: 13:47 Friday, July 05, 2013 To: 13:54 Friday, July 05, 2013 Reason: Unexpected interface card reload during routine network maintenance. Effects: Brief disconnection of two out of three Internet Transit service providers. Customers may have noticed a momentary reconnection of Internet traffic as backup routing paths failed over to the third service provider. All […]

BCNET VM Server Maintenance July 3, 2013 22:00-23:00 PT

From: 22:00 Wednesday, July 3, 2013 To: 23:00 Wednesday, July 3, 2013 Reason: Reboot of VM server required to restore all services to the VMs. Effects: Until this maintenance is completed, eduroam RADIUS will be operating at reduced redundancy. During this maintenance window, logins to the BCNET wiki and other services using LDAP as the […]

BCNET Victoria Scheduled Maintenance – July 4, 2013 07:00 – 08:00

From: 07:00 Thursday, July 4, 2013 To: 08:00 Thursday, July 4, 2013 Reason: Scheduled maintenance to replace a faulty card in the Victoria site. Effects: The hardware swap will cause on outage of up to 15 minutes for the following lightpath services in Victoria. All other network services including Internet Transit and Peering in Victoria […]

BCNET Maintenance Resecheduled on Western ROADM network – June 27, 2013

From: 05:00 Thursday, June 27, 2013 To: 06:30 Thursday, June 27, 2013 Reason: Scheduled maintenance to replace faulty amplifiers on the Western ROADM network. This is work rescheduled from June 20 to June 27. Effects: The repairs will cause two network interruptions of up to 30 minutes each. Network connectivity for the following lightpaths and […]

BCNET Western ROADM outage June 20/13 – restored

From: 11:20 Thursday, June 20, 2013 To: 14:00 Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Reason: Due to flooding and landslides, there were multiple fiber breaks in the Exshaw area. Carriers have completed repairs. Effects: All services have now been verified to be back in normal operation. The following Lightpath Services were impacted during this time. Cybera ECONET […]