Archive for May, 2014

[downtime] CS Network Downtime, Thursday, June 5, 2014, 05:00-08:00

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Date: Thursday, June 5, 2014 (05:00-08:00)

Who is affected:
All users of the CS department computing

What is happening:
We are upgrading our file system, which requires for CS storage to be
shutdown. All services that depend upon access to storage will be
unavailable, including – cycle servers, ionic cluster, web content, home
directories, CIFS, etc.

Why is it happening:
This is necessary in order to install a backup accelerator, which will
allow for us to have a better support for critical applications and

We will post updates to the status page:
as necessary.

If this downtime will cause you undue hardship, please contact immediately, so we can discuss options to reduce
any negative impact. Your patience is appreciated.

CS Staff
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