UBC Facilities

Testing of UBC Hub Site Power Facilities, March 6, 2019, 05:00-08:00 PT.

The Network Hub Site power facilities will be undergoing tests on March 6, 2019, from 05:00-08:00 PT. No service interruption is expected during this window.

Engineering Management & Education Network Upgrade February 23, 2019, 07:00-10:00 PT

Network maintenance is being performed on the Engineering Management & Education building network to facilitate upgrades as part of the Network Switch Replacement Program. During this service window network services will be unavailable in portions of the basement level and portions of the 1st floor North at varying times. Wireless, network and phones will be […]

University Data Center Power Redundancy Restoration, January 14, 2019, 0800 – 0900 PT

The University Data Center (UDC) will be restoring Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) redundancy on January 14, 2019 at 0800 PT. During December, the UDC has temporarily been powered via a single Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS). This IT UPS work relates to emergency power substation repair work being carried out by Building Ops within the Pharmaceutical Science […]

RESOLVED: Power Outage at UBC Vancouver Campus Affecting Network Connectivity – September 27, 2018 15:00 PT

Update: September 27, 2018 15:00 PT Power has been restored across UBC Vancouver Campus and I.T. networks are operational. Update: September 27, 2018 11:45 PT Power has been restored to many buildings and networking is being restored.  We will continue to monitor the remaining buildings without power to ensure their networks are brought on-line when […]

IAM Database Maintenance September 6, 22:00 to 22:50 PT

To optimize the IAM database performance, we will rebooting the database on September 6, 2018 from 22:00 to 22:50 PT. During this time, web-based applications will continue to be accessible; however, new Campus-Wide Login accounts cannot be created and passwords cannot be updated.

Henry Angus Power and Cooling Upgrade Project – Electrical shutdown Friday June 29, 2018 17:00-24:00 PT

As part of a Power and Cooling upgrade to the UBC campus Henry Angus Network Hub site on Friday June 29th, contractors will be involved in providing temporary backup power in order to install a new breaker. Plans are in place to provide additional backup capacity, and together with system redundancies and automatic load sharing […]

Cancelled – Henry Angus Power and Cooling Upgrade Project – Electrical shutdown Saturday June 9, 2018 18:00-21:00 PT

As part of a Power and Cooling upgrade to a UBC campus Network Hub site, on Saturday June 9th evening contractors will be involved in providing temporary backup power in order to install a new breaker. Plans are in place to provide additional backup capacity, and together with system redundancies and automatic load sharing capabiities […]

UBC IT Network Maintenance – Saturday, May 19, 2018 06:00 – 09:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing maintenance on its core router network on Saturday, May 19 from 06:00 – 09:00 PT.  Between 06:00 – 09:00 PT, we expect intermittent outage for a number of services and building networks.  Between 08:00-08:30, there will be a full outage that will last for 15 minutes. Below is a list […]

UPDATE: Enterprise-wide Systems Restored May 16, 2018 09:15 PT

Following yesterday’s outage of multiple UBC systems yesterday, UBC IT has restored all systems as of this morning, with the exception of GitHub (work continues on this throughout the morning). As part of this outage assessment, a full investigation into the root cause is now underway. Should campus users continue to experience any service issues, […]