BCNET Western ROADM Network Outage

From: 10:30 Sunday, March 27, 2011
To: ongoing

Reason: A fiber cut east of Vancouver. The supplier technicians
were dispatched however have not been able to pinpoint the
break location. Technicians are continuing to work on the

Effects: All routed services between Vancouver and Calgary, Kamloops,
and Kelowna were automatically re-routed to backup services.

Lightpaths and specific VLANs have been affected including the

UBC Distributed Medical School Program (UBCO)
TRIUMF (Specific lightpaths only)
NRC (Specific lightpaths only)

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

Posted By: BCNET Network Management Centre
604-822-1348 option 3