Servers & Storage

OS Patching to Sauder production site, April 8th, 2014 15:00-17:30 PT

OS Patching is scheduled for the Sauder production website between 3pm and 5:30pm. No outages for website visitors are anticipated.

RedHat packages upgrade on Integrated Science VMs December 17, 2013 17:00 – 17:45 PT

RedHat packages upgrade on Integrated Science application and database production VMs.

Zabbix agents configuration on Science One and Faculty of Graduate Studies VMs November 27, 2013 15:00-16:30 PT

Zabbix agents will be installed and configured on Science One and Faculty of Graduate Studies VMs. No outage is expected on any of the Virtual Servers. PLATFORM COMPONENTS,,,,,,,

UBC IT Shared Web Hosting Service Maintenance November 23, 2013 07:00-10:00 PT

Sites hosted on UBC IT’s shared web hosting infrastructure will be unavailable for a period of time on November 23 between 07:00-10:00 PT due to system upgrades and maintenance. server upgrade November 23, 2013 08:00 – 09:00 PT

On Nov 23, 2013 08:00 – 09:00 PT, server will be upgraded to new servers. No VPN services available during the change window and existing VPN connections will be cutoff. No client side action required.

Virtual Server migration to the new UDC October 9th, 2013 07:00-09:00 PT

The Virtual Servers below will be migrated to the new University Data Centre. Outages of less than an hour are expected. ARTS_Advising, ARTS_Faculty1, ARTS_Montoya2, ARTS_Placement, ARTS_Project3, ARTS_Project4, ARTS_Project5

**Update** – Shutdown of Life Sciences Data Centre July 4, 2013 14:15 PM PT

Temperatures have now returned back to normal at the Life Sciences Data Centre and we are beginning to bring development and test servers back online. We will continue to monitor the situation, and work to restore fully automatic cooling as soon as possible.

**Update** – Shutdown of Life Sciences Data Centre July 4, 2013 11:00 AM PT

We are working to manage the cooling problems that occured earlier this morning at the Life Sciences Data Centre. At this time, the issue has been reduced but a shutdown may still occur depending on whether the situation stabilizes. At this point all production servers are up and all major services are not affected with […]

Emergency Shutdown of Life Sciences Data Centre July 4 , 2013 10:00 AM PT

The Life Sciences Data Centre needs to be shut down this morning due to cooling failure. This shutdown will affect major IT services across campus including: Home Storage Drive Team Share EduCloud VDI Exchange FASmail Blackboard Learn Connect RISE RESNET

Emergency PeopleSoft Finance Production Web Server (PPWS3) reboot June 7, 2013 12:30 to 13:00 PT

Emergency PeopleSoft Production Finance Web server maintenance – Server reboot to clean up memory issue. During the maintenance window, there is no impact to Finance users and it does not require any outage.