Starting at 7am on Wednesday, Sept. 9th, we will be performing rolling upgrades of our departmental GPFS NFS cluster. Each server upgrade can potentially cause a brief 90 second NFS blip for departmental linux machines. We expect the maintenance to be completed by 8am. The compute cluster machines are not affected by this maintenance.
We will be upgrading GPFS on the CIFS cluster tomorrow (9/2/15) between 7am and 8am. Starting @ 7am on Wednesday we will be taking down our CIFS cluster. We expect to have everything back and stable by 8am at the latest. Windows users, please be sure and log out of your Windows machine before ...
Starting at 9:30am this morning, we are performing rolling upgrade of the next set of GPFS NSD servers. The NSD servers are redundant pairs. This rolling upgrade should not cause any problem for the user community if all goes well.
Starting at 9am this morning, we will be doing rolling upgrade of the GPFS NSD servers. The NSD servers are redundant pairs. This rolling upgrade should not cause any problem for the user community if all goes well.
We have permanently relocated 5th floor printers (bw5, c5) to room 548. All 5th floor printers are now printing in 548.
The printers on the 5th floor copy room have been removed in preparation for the renovation. The bw5 and c5 print queues are redirected to bw4 and c4, respectively.
The equipment in the 4th floor copy room has been restored. You may now collect your prointed materials on the 4th floor.
CIS has scheduled maintenance for the FileMaker server hosting the CS databases on Thursday, August 13th from 5:30am until 8am. During this time, you will not be able to access any databases hosted on their servers. Before 5:30am, please save all your work.
If you experience any issues with the FileMaker server outside ...
Starting Tuesday, August 10th, we will begin upgrading all department administered linux machines to Debian 8.0, aka "Jessie."
For more information about what is new in Jessie see:
The upgrade to jessie will be a re-install. This means the hard drive will be reformated and ...
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