Servers & Storage

Life Sciences VSS connectivity issue at 17:00 August 27, 2012

Life Sciences VSS Grid03 is currently experiencing connectivity issues. This is affecting the VSS clients and the vdi across Campus.

Virtual server issue affecting 24 clients – 4:11 May 4, 2012

24 VSS instances were affected by a hardware outage at 4:11 this morning, including one FASMail server. All affected VSS instances were automatically restarted within 5 minutes.

Virtual server issue affecting about 200 VM clients – 17:18 May 1, 2012 – update

We are currently experiencing issues with our virtual servers. Applications that are being hosted there maybe affected. Technicians have been contacted and are working on restoring the the network as soon as possible. It is estimated that connections should be restored at around 18:00.

Virtual server issue affecting about 200 VM clients – 17:58 May 1, 2012 – Update

Virtual servers hosted on the SAN have been restored as of 17:58 May 1, 2012. Applications running on these Servers may need to be re-validated to resume normal funcationaltiy.

Quarterly Scheduled System Maintenance – February 18, 2012 07:00 – 17:00

UBC IT will be performing Quarterly Scheduled System Maintenance on its services and systems on Saturday February 18, 2012 From 7.00am to 5.00pm. For more details please refer to