UBC Facilities

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, […]

UBC IT Network Maintenance – Saturday, May 05, 2018 03:00 – 06:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing network a topology cutover on the Vancouver campus on Saturday, May 05, 2018 03:00 – 06:00 PT. There will be no internet for up to 15 minutes for all campus networks, UBCO to UBCV campus, VGH to UBCV campus. In addition all Resnet services will incur a 1 hour outage […]

Earth Sciences Building Upgrade Mar 17, 2018 08:00 – 14:30 PT

Network maintenance is being performed on the Earth Sciences Building Network to facilitate upgrades as part of the Network Switch Replacement Program. During this service window on Saturday Mar 17th between 08:00-14:30 PT, all Wired and Wireless network services will be unavailable and/or sporadic, as end user ports are migrated, and the connectivity is verified.

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.