BCNET Network Upgrade – November 9, 2008 06:00 – 08:00

From: 06:00 November 9, 2008
To: 08:00 November 9, 2008

Reason: BCNET is in progress of upgrading the core network
to new hardware and 10gig routing capabilities.
This maintenance period will be used to transition
the link between the Vancouver and Victoria Transit
Exchanges to the new equipment.

Effects: Network connectivity between VANTX and VICTX will be
interrupted for up to 5 minutes during this maintenance
window. Services affected are

Distributed Medical School Program
BCNET ORAN connectivity between members in VANTX
and in VICTX

All Internet Transit services will not be affected nor
local connectivity within each Transit Exchange.

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

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