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SCHEDULED : EduCloud Server Maintenance January 24, 2022, 13:00 PT to February 2, 2022, 16:00 PT

Scheduled : Scheduled maintenance on the EduCloud Server (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) will be performed from January 24, 2022, 13:00 PT to February 2, 2022, 16:00 PT There are no expected outages to running virtual machines and no impacts to the EduCloud Server Administration Portal. January 18, 2022 – 14:55 PT See https://status.it.ubc.ca for further details.

EduCloud Server Management Portal Issue January 17, 2021 12:10 PT

We are currently experiencing an issue with EduCloud Server Management Portal and are working with the vendor to address the issue.  VM management tasks such as provisioning, resource changes, snapshots and console access are unavailable. Please note that running workloads and services are not affected and that you can continue to manage your VMs via […]

Urban/Rogers Dark Fiber Splicing in Downtown Vancouver on January 17, 2022, 08:00-18:00 PT

From:       08:00 PT Monday, January 17, 2022 To:         18:00 PT Monday, January 17, 2022 Reason:    This is a treat notification for the following activity. Rogers’ contractor will be doing some dark fiber splicing in the splice cases US270 and CS0019 (BCNET cable ID’s are SM-FO-19, SM-FO-20, SM-FO-28, SM-FO-87, SM-FO-89 and SM-FO-90) at the intersection between Victoria Drive & East Hastings Street in Vancouver on […]

Urban/Rogers Dark Fiber Splicing and Testing in Downtown Vancouver on January 18, 2022, 08:00-18:00 PT

From:       08:00 PT Monday, January 18, 2022 To:         18:00 PT Monday, January 18, 2022 Reason:    This is a treat notification for the following activity. Rogers’ contractor will be doing some dark fiber splicing in the splice cases FOSCs# 10486178 (BCNET cable ID’s are SM-FO-19, SM-FO-20, SM-FO-28, SM-FO-87, SM-FO-89 and SM-FO-90) at the intersection between Victoria Drive & East Hastings Street in Vancouver on Monday, […]

EduCloud Server Intermittent Issues January 10, 2022 11:00 PT

We are currently experiencing intermittent issues with storage policies within the EduCloud Server management portal which may affect provisioning of new VMs or editing hard disk properties of existing VMs.   When attempting to expand a disk you may see a timeout error “ERROR: canceling statement due to statement timeout”.   We are currently working […]

CR2.VNCV1 Routing Engine 0 replacement at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange January 10, 2022, 06:00-07:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Monday, January 10, 2022 To:         07:00 PT Monday, January 10, 2022 Reason:     BCNET will be replacing a failed Juniper MX960 Routing Engine 0 in the CR2.VNCV1 Core Router at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange, VANTX. Effects:    This corrective maintenance is not expected to be service affecting due to the configured routing engine redundancy and it will threaten only […]

BCNET Network Maintenance at VANTX on December 20, 2021 from 06:00 PT to 07:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Monday, December 20, 2021 To:         07:00 PT Monday, December 20, 2021   Reason:     BCNET will be replacing the End-of-Life Juniper MPC3 card in our Core Router at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange, VANTX.   Effects:    This is a service affecting activity. The actual outage is expected to be 15 minutes within the Maintenance Window. The following services will be affected: […]

BCNET Network Maintenance at VICTX on December 21, 2021 from 06:00 PT to 07:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Tuesday, December 21, 2021 To:         07:00 PT Tuesday, December 21, 2021   Reason:     BCNET will need to rehome the existing Transit logical tunnels from the End-of-Life Juniper MPC3 card in slot 0 to other available cards in our Core Router at the BCNET Victoria Exchange, VICTX in preparation for this card replacement.   Effects:    This is a service affecting […]

BCNET Network Maintenance at SURTX on December 22, 2021 from 06:00 PT to 07:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Wednesday, December 22, 2021 To:         07:00 PT Wednesday, December 22, 2021   Reason:     BCNET will be replacing three End-of-Life Juniper MPC3 cards in our Core Router at the BCNET Surrey Exchange, SURTX.   Effects:    This is a service affecting activity. Three End-of-Life Juniper MPC3 cards will be replaced one by one and the actual outage is expected to be […]

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 […]