BCNET – CANARIE Fiber Outage – March 8, 2015 10.13 PT

From: 10:13 PDT Sunday, March 8, 2015
To: ongoing

Reason: A train derailment near Lake Louise has cut the fiber services
between Vancouver and Calgary. Personnel are on site and
repairs are progressing. A time of repair is not available at
this time.

Effects: The majority of services to the CANARIE Research Network
from Vancouver are rerouted on alternate paths. Direct
lightpaths without alternates are impacted on this segment
only including

Cybera (to Vancouver)
IGENI
Neptune
NRC
RDC
Triumf (5G circuit)
WestGrid

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.