Archive for May, 2017

[downtime] Downtime, Thursday, May 18, 2017,

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017 (09:00-10:30)

Who is affected:
All users of the CS department computing using

What is happening: will be shutdown for replacement of a defective DIMM.

Why is it happening:
Hardware monitoring has indicated that a DIMM in this system is in a
pre-failure state and likely to fail soon. So as to avoid an unplanned
failure that may threaten the stability of the host, we are scheduling this
outage to replace the failing DIMM preemptively.

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.

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