BCNET VANTX Maintenance – Dec 2/07

From:06:00 am Dec 2, 2007
To: 07:00 am Dec 2, 2007

Reason:BCNET is upgrading the interconnect between the two core switches at the VANTX to 10G and rebooting the switches.

Effects: BCNET connectivity for those connected at the Vancouver
Transit Exchange, VANTX, will be interrupted for 15 minutes
during this maintenance window. This affects Internet Transit
services as well as Research network traffic.

Sites affected are:

WestGrid
Cipherkey
RackForce
University of British Columbia
Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Simon Fraser University
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Telesat Canada
Great Northern Way
WTS
Open Learning Agency
CRC – Genome
Children’s and Women’s Hospital
TRIUMF
St. Pauls Hospital
Vancouver General Hospital
National Research Council
CBC
Environment Canada
Venus – IONA
Prolan
Payment Processing
Vancouver Foundation
UBC Distributed Medical School

Contact: Please contact the BCnet Network Operations Centre at
604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@BC.net when network problems are
experienced outside of a maintenance window.

Posted By: BCNET Network Management Centre
604-822-1348 option 3
noc@BC.net