BCNET Emergency Maintenance on VNCV1 router

From:       10:00 PT Thursday, December 2, 2021

To:         11:00 PT Wednesday, December 2, 2021


Reason:     BCNET will be replacing a faulty PIC card in FPC0 on VNCV1 router at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange.

Effects:    This maintenance activity is service affecting, and it will impact the following Services for up to an hour:


  • 10G link to Surrey
  • 10G link to CR2.vncv1
  • Astute transit network
  • VANIX peering 10G link
  • AKAMAI peering
  • Westgrid 10G link to UBC
  • TRUMF LHcone 10G Link (primary)
  • UBC VGHHUB3 Link
  • PHSA/HSSBC C&W 10G Link
  • CRG.GSC 10G Link
  • UBC St. Pauls Hospital
  • Apple caching service
  • SpeedTest Server Link
  • Uplink to BCNET VXRail system


Contact:    Please contact the BCNET Operations Center at 604-822-1348 option 3 or

when network problems are experienced outside of a maintenance window.


Posted By:  BCNET Operations Center

604-822-1348 option 3