Emergency network maintenance on BCNET MetroVan ROADM1.VNCV1 equipment on November 10, 2021 06:00-07:00 PT

From:     06:00 PT Wednesday, November 10, 2021

To:         07:00 PT Wednesday, November 10, 2021


Reason:     BCNET will be replacing a faulty 8ROADM-C80 card in slot 1-9 on ROADM1.VNCV1 ADVA node at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange, VANTX as per manufacture’s recommendation.


Effects:    This maintenance activity is service affecting, and it will impact the following MetroVan ROADM 10G channels for approximately 30 minutes:

  • CR1.VNCV1 – CR1.SRRY1 – BACKUP Restoral (CH-3-6-C1);
  • CR1.VNCV1 – CR1.SRRY1 – Backup (CH-3-7-C1);
  • CR2.VNCV1 – CR1.SRRY1 – Restoral (CH-3-7-C2);
  • SW1.MGMT.VNCV1 – SW1.MGMT.BRNB2 (CH-3-4-C1);
  • TRIUMF LHCONE1 (CH-3-13-C1);
  • SFU ROADM-CH1-BBY-VAN (CH-3-13-C1).


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.