UBC Facilities

Update: Power outage affecting multiple buildings on campus. June 27, 2020, 23:50 PT

Power to all affected buildings were restored by 20:05. All parts of the Kaiser Building (Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering) have their internet connections restored by 23:50.   Update: Power outage affecting multiple buildings on campus. June 27, 2020, 20:05 PT Power to all affected buildings were restored by 20:05. Some parts of the Kaiser Building (Electrical […]

Access Control Management System Database Server Upgrade March 4, 2020, 10:30-12:30 PT

The Access Control Management System (ACMS) will be unavailable on March 4, 2020, from 10:30-12:30 PT while the database server is being replaced.

Henry Angus UPS Maintenance February 19, 2020, 07:00-12:00 PT

Henry Angus UPS systems will be undergoing testing on February 19, 2020, 07:00 – 12:00 PT. No user impact is expected.

UBCO Network Outage June 9, 2019, 06:00-08:00 PT

Engineering, Management, Education (EME) building’s 3rd and 4th floor of Tower 2 South will be without network service on June 9, 2019 from 06:00-08:00 PT. Internet, phones, network drives etc. will be unavailable during this time.

UBC Okanagan Engineering, Management, Education Building Network Outage May 5, 2019, 06:30-07:30 PT

Third floor network communications room in tower 1 of Okanagan Engineering, Management, Education building will be upgraded May 5, 06:30-07:30 PT. All network services and other related networked equipment will be out of service. 3rd and 4th Floors. Duration will be about 1 hour.

UBC-O Engineering, Management and Education (EME) Building Hardware Upgrade April 14, 2019, 06:30-08:30 PT

This is for the EME Building, 1st and 2nd Floor, South Tower 2. Early morning on April 14, the data switch stacks OKEM01-21 and OKEM01-22 will be upgraded. This will cause data, phones, wireless, BMS, and other network related equipment to go off line for the duration of the upgrade – about 2 hours or […]

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 […]