Monthly Archive: December 2011

NFS outage to be complete at 8 AM

6:44 AM US/Pacific The migration of files from UFS to ZFS file systems is complete, and most services are expected to be restored by about 8 AM.

Reminder: SDSC NFS outage Dec. 27 9 PM to Dec. 28 9 AM

This is a reminder of the 12 hour long NFS outage for SDSC workstations that begins on Tuesday, December 27, at 9 PM and is expected to be complete the next morning, Wednesday December 28, at 9 AM.  Many services, including web servers and incoming e-mail, will be unavailable during this time. Note that CommVault …

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UCSD/SDSC Maintenance Notification, 6:00am 12/20 and 12/22, Edge Routers

At 6:00am on December 20th and 6:00am December 22nd critical patches will be applied to the Juniper MX960 edge routers. We do not expect any serious issues, just a short disruption as traffic fails over through the secondary router. Once the router reboot is complete traffic will return to the primary path. We will repeat …

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SDSC PM Notification: 12/20/2011, 5:00pm-7:00pm, VM guest disk

December 20th at 5PM, IT Systems will be migrating the VM disk for the SDSC samba services, the FlexLM license server and the general linux login machine to the new NFS file system. During this time all access to the samba drives both internal and external will be unavailable. Please make sure that any connections …

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SDSC PM Notification: 5:00pm – 9:00pm 12/20/2011 – Solaris

On Tuesday, 20 December 2011 between 5:00 PM and 9:00 PM, thefollowing Solaris systems will be patched and rebooted twice (patch,reboot, patch, reboot): eiger glomar matterhorn montblanc niagara niagara-alef niagara-betniagara-dalet niagara-gimel pechanga ps-test-1 shanti silicositu spare5 spare8 spare9 srb-mcat-01 viren vitro vivo Each reboot is expected to take about 5 minutes, and the servicesprovided by …

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SDSC PM Notification, 9:00pm 12/27/11 – 9:00am 12/28/11, SDSC NFS

Dear colleagues, On Tuesday, 12/27/2011, starting at 9:00 PM, SDSC will begin a filesystem migration to ZFS on the core NFS server. During this migration and final rsync all NFS services will need to be stopped. The process is expected to be completed by 9:00am on Wednesday, 12/28/2011. Event status will be provided on and …

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Network/Power Interruptions reported, 12/1/11

There are numerous outages to various LA/Riverside CSU and community  colleges due to power outages caused by the high winds in the Southern California regions.  We expect more outages as the winds move south into San Diego and Imperial county. We will provide additional information as it is reported to us.