Servers & Storage

EduCloud Server Backup Infrastructure Maintenance August 3rd, 2017, 13:00 – 16:00 PT

The EduCloud Server backup infrastructure will undergo maintenance on Thursday, August 3rd, from 13:00 – 16:00 PT. During this window, we will not be able to fulfill restore requests for virtual machines hosted in EduCloud Server.

University Storage Grid Maintenance – July 31, 2017 13:00 – 15:00 PT

University Storage Grid (USG) will be undergoing maintenance during the above mentioned window to decommission Fairview filer in Life Sciences. No service interruptions are expected since all workloads have been moved off.

GRID02 Virtual Server Service Maintenance – July 27th, 2017 13:00 – 15:00 PT

UBC IT will decommissioning the GRID02 VCenter Server between Thursday July 27th, 2017 13:00 – 15:00 PT. There are no impacts to virtual machines since all workloads have been moved to the UDC vCenter or EduCloud.

Red Hat Satellite Upgrade – July 26, 2017 09:30 – 16:30 PT

The Red Hat Satellite Update Server will be undergoing maintenance on July 26, 2017 09:30 – 16:30 PT. Systems subscribed to the service will be unable to check for errata or install new software from the Satellite server during the maintenance window.

EduCloud Server Service Maintenance – July 22, 2017 08:00 – 20:00 PT

We will be performing scheduled maintenance on the EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) on Saturday, July 22th, from 08:00 – 20:00 PT. Virtual machines running on the EduCloud Server service will remain up and running. Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via normal management methods like RDP and SSH, but will not be able […]

Red Hat Satellite Upgrade July 6, 2017 09:30 – 12:30 PT

The Red Hat Satellite Update Server will be undergoing maintenance on July 6, 2017 09:30 – 12:30 PT. Systems subscribed to the service will be unable to check for errata or install new software from the Satellite server during the maintenance window.

GRID02 Virtual Server Service Maintenance – July 4th, 2017 10:00 – July 5th, 2017 17:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing maintenance on GRID02 VCenter Server between Tuesday July 4th, 2017 10am and Wednesday July 5th, 2017 5pm PT. Virtual machines running on the VSS service in GRID02 will remain up and running. Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via normal management methods like RDP and SSH, but will […]

EduCloud Server Service Maintenance – Development Workloads – June 24, 2017 08:00 – 16:00 PT

We will be performing scheduled maintenance on the Development Workloads in  EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) on Saturday, June 24 th, from 08:00 – 16:00 PT. Dev workloads running on the EduCloud service will remain up and running.  Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via normal management methods like RDP and SSH.

Storage Systems Maintenance (Vancouver location) – June 21, 2017 15:00-17:00 PT

The Storage systems for the Vancouver campus will be undergoing maintenance on June 21st, from 3:00pm to 5:00pm.  No service interruptions are expected.

EduCloud Server Service Maintenance – June 10, 2017 07:00 – 13:00 PT

We will be performing scheduled maintenance on the EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) on Saturday, June 10th, from 07:00 – 13:00 PT. Virtual machines running on the EduCloud Server service will remain up and running.  Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via normal management methods like RDP and SSH, but will not be able […]