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EduCloud Server Maintenance March 2, 2019, 06:00-08:00 PT

We will be performing scheduled maintenance on the EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) on March 2, 2019, 06:00-08:00 PT Virtual machines running on the EduCloud service will remain up and running. Administrators will be able to manage virtual machines via management tools like RDP and SSH, but will not be able to login to the EduCloud […]

Server Migration: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance February 18, 2019, 06:00 – 07:59 PT

From: 19:00 Monday, February 18, 2019 To: 20:59 Monday, February 18, 2019 Reason: Certain internal BCNET servers will be migrated, including DNS and IPs. Effects: Impact is the BCNET Active Directory and IDP services will unavailable or spotty during the migration. These systems include the following; BCNET Active Directory, BCNET Eduroam, BCNET Wiki, BCNET IDP. […]

Routine patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance February 28, 2019, 21:00 – 23:59 PDT

From: 21:00 Thursday, February 28, 2019 To: 23:59 Thursday, February 28, 2019 Reason: BCNET internal and external servers will be patched as part of this maintenance. Effects: Impact will be minimized to BCNET IT services as redundant systems are in place. Some of these systems include the following; DNS, NTP, Eduroam, BCNET Wiki. Contact: Please […]

EduCloud Backup Software Maintenance February 13, 2019, 10:00-16:00 PT

The EduCloud backup software will undergo maintenance on February 13, 2019, from 10:00-16:00 PT. During this window, restore requests for BCNET and UBC virtual machines hosted in EduCloud will be unavailable.

Server Migration: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance February 9, 2019, 07:00-08:59 PT

From: 07:00 Saturday, February 9, 2019 To: 08:59 Saturday, February 9, 2019   Reason: BCNET internal servers will be migrated, including DNS and IPs.   Effects: Impact is the BCNET Active Directory and IDP services will unavailable or spotty during the migration. These systems include the following; BCNET Active Directory, BCNET Eduroam, BCNET Wiki, BCNET […]

BCNET EduCloud (Kamloops) Routing change to activate 100G backbone link – February 7, 2019, 06:30 PT – 07:00 PT

From: 06:30 AM PT Thursday,February 7, 2019 To:         07:00 AM PT Thursday, February 7, 2019 Reason:     BCNET network team will perform a routing configuration change to activate the new 100G link from EduCloud Kamloops router (cr1.kmlp8) to Vancouver 1 router (cr1.vncv1). Effects:    There will be a brief loss of internet connectivity for Kamloops EduCloud servers […]

Kamloops EduCloud Backup Software Maintenance January 31, 2019, 14:00-17:00 PT

The Kamloops EduCloud backup software will undergo maintenance on January 31, 2019, from 14:00 – 17:00 PT. During this window, restore requests for virtual machines hosted in the Kamloops Q9 EduCloud virtual data center will be unavailable.

BCNET Kelowna Exchange router replacement January 31, 2019 22:00-23:59 PT

BCNet will be replacing a Kelowna router on January 31, 2019, from 22:00 – 23:59 PT. All institutions connected to Kelowna router will experience a network outage as the router will be powered down to proceed with replacement. Any institutions using BCNET virtual router located in Kelowna will experience outage between sites connected to the […]

Educloud Server Maintenance January 30, 2019, 09:00–12:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing scheduled non-disruptive system maintenance on the Educloud service on January 30, 2019, 09:00–12:00 PT.

Smartt maintenance to reconfigure network resources on an Edge Service Gateway January 24, 2019, 22:00-22:30 PT

Smartt will be performing a service maintenance to re-configure network resources on an Edge Service Gateway. This is part of our ongoing efforts to make our network and platform more reliable, scalable, and secure. Every effort will be taken to minimize service interruption; but we do expect service interruption of a few seconds while the […]