On July 28, 2012 and July 29, 2012, the Virginia Tech datacenter will undergo major system upgrades. Many services will be unavailable during this time period, including e-mail, Exchange, and Banner. Click 'View' for more.
On Saturday, July 28, the firmware on both the Fiber Channel storage network and the Enterprise EMC VNX storage system will be upgraded. The Enterprise EMC VNX storage system maintenance is scheduled for 7 a.m. through 5 p.m., on July 28th and will interrupt:
The Fiber Channel storage network effort will interrupt the following services between 8am and noon:
On Sunday, July 29, the central NetApp storage systems known as NAS, storage.vt.edu, skipper.cc.vt.edu, minnow.cc.vt.edu and dominion will be unavailable from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. to increase its storage and upgrade the controllers.
The following services that rely on the NetApp will be down:
Note: The Virginia Tech web site (www.vt.edu), Banner INB (forms) and SSB (HokieSpa) will NOT be affected by this maintenance.