Urban Fibre / Rogers Dark Fiber Splicing and Testing October 2nd from 08:00 PT to 20:00 PT

From:       08:00 PT Friday, October 2, 2020

To:         20:00 PT Friday, October 2, 2020


Reason:     Rogers’ contractor is going to work on their dark fibres in the cable UL0068 (BCNET cable ID is SM-FO-18) along Cypress St, from Whyte Ave to W 6th Ave. on Friday, October 2nd between 08:00 AM and 8:00 PM. Rogers Activity Authorized Ticket number is NCT.2009.012729.


Effects:    Rogers indicated that this work is not service affecting and will only threaten the following circuits:

  • BCNET Services:

–  BCNET MGMT Network Access at BRNB2 Location via MetroVan DWDM Channel


–  BCNET CR2.VNCV1-CR1.SRRY1-restoral

  • UBC Services:
  • UBC LFSC to Robson Square 10G connection
  • SFU Services:
  • SFU MetroVan DWDM Channel “SFU RODM-CH1-BBY-VAN”
  • SFU MetroVan DWDM Channel “SFU RODM-CH2-SRY-VAN”
  • TRIUMF Services:

–          TRIUMF to BCNET 10G connection

–          CANARIE TRIUMF CERN 10G connection to BCNET

  • WestGRID Services:
  • WestGRID to UBC 10G connection



Contact:    Please contact the BCNET Operations Center at 604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@bc.net

when network problems are experienced outside of a maintenance window.


Posted By:  BCNET Operations Center

604-822-1348 option 3 noc@bc.net