BCNET

EduCloud Server Maintenance November 26, 2020, 08:00 PT to December 22, 2020, 16:00 PT

The EduCloud Server environment (https://bcnet.educloud.ubc.ca) will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from November 26, 2020, 08:00 PT to December 22, 2020, 16:00 PT. There are no expected outages to running virtual machines and no impacts to the EduCloud Server Administration Portal.

BCNET VANTX1 Rack 3 Power Distribution Units Replacement on November 19, 2020 06:00-08:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Thursday, November 19, 2020 To:         08:00 PT Thursday, November 19, 2020   Reason:     BCNET will be replacing two End-of-Life Power Distribution Units in the Rack 3 at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange, VANTX1.     Effects:    The following equipment in this rack has two or more physical power supplies and is expected to stay operational during this maintenance window: INSIGHT1.VNCV1 INSIGHT2.VNCV1 […]

Routine patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance November 12, 2020 20:00 – 22:59 PDT

From: 20:00 Thursday, November 12, 2020 To: 22:59 Thursday, November 12, 2020 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 […]

RESOLVED: BCNET VANTX1 Rack 1 Power Distribution Units Replacement on November 12, 2020 06:00-08:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Thursday, November 12, 2020 To:         08:00 PT Thursday, November 12, 2020   Reason:     BCNET will be replacing two End-of-Life Power Distribution Units in the Rack 1 at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange, VANTX1.     Effects:    The following equipment in this rack has two or more physical power supplies and is expected to stay operational during this maintenance window:   GOOGLE1-CACHE.VNCV1 […]

Routine patching: BCNET Information Technology Maintenance November 26, 2020 20:00 – 22:59 PT

From: 20:00 Thursday, November 26, 2020 To: 22:59 Thursday, November 26, 2020 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 […]

Completed: BCNET VANTX1 Rack 7 Power Distribution Units Replacement on November 05, 2020 06:00-08:00 PT

From:       06:00 PT Thursday, November 05, 2020 To:         08:00 PT Thursday, November 05, 2020   Reason:     BCNET will be replacing two End-of-Life Power Distribution Units in the Rack 7 at the BCNET Vancouver Exchange, VANTX1.     Effects:    All ROADM1.VNCV1 shelves which will be re-connected to the new PDU’s have dual power supplies and expected to stay operational during this activity. This is […]

BCNET KAMTX Rack 3 Power Distribution Units Replacement on October 29, 2020 08:30-13:00 PT

From: 08:30 PT Thursday, October 29, 2020 To: 13:00 PT Thursday, October 29, 2020 Reason:     BCNET will be replacing two faulty Power Distribution Units in the Rack 3 at the BCNET Kamloops Exchange, KAMTX. Effects:    All equipment which will be re-connected to the new PDU’s has dual power supplies and expected to stay operational during […]

[Completed] CANARIE/BCNET Vancouver Exchange Network Maintenance October 25, 2020, 07:00-10:00 PT

From: 07:00 PT Sunday, October 25, 2020 To: Extended to 11:00 PT Sunday, October 25, 2020 Reason: BCNET and CANARIE will perform maintenance on network hardware in the Vancouver Exchange facilities. Effects: Backbone network connectivity, Research network traffic and Peering network traffic will be interrupted for up to 40 minutes during this maintenance window. Currently, […]

CANARIE/BCNET Vancouver Exchange Network Maintenance October 25, 2020, 07:00-10:00 PT 

Subject:    CANARIE/BCNET Vancouver Exchange Network Maintenance October 25, 2020 07:00-10:00 PT   From:       07:00 PT Sunday, October 25, 2020 To:           10:00 PT Sunday, October 25, 2020   Reason:     BCNET and CANARIE will perform maintenance on network hardware in the Vancouver Exchange facilities.   Effects:    Backbone network connectivity, Research network traffic and Peering network traffic will be interrupted for up to 40 minutes during this maintenance window. Internet Transit services will NOT be impacted.   Contact:    Please contact the BCNET Operations Center at 604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@bc.net […]

CANARIE/BCNET Victoria Exchange Network Maintenance October 24, 2020, 07:00-10:00 PT  

Subject:    CANARIE/BCNET Victoria Exchange Network Maintenance October 24, 2020 07:00-10:00 PT   From:       07:00 PT Saturday, October 24, 2020 To:            10:00 PT Saturday, October 24, 2020   Reason:     BCNET and CANARIE will perform maintenance on network hardware in the Victoria Exchange facility.   Effects:    Backbone network connectivity, Research network traffic and Peering network traffic will be interrupted for up to 40 minutes during this maintenance window. Internet Transit services will NOT be impacted.   Contact:    Please contact the BCNET Operations Center at 604-822-1348 option 3 or noc@bc.net when network […]