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Scheduled Service Change: Academic Web Hosting Servers OS Conversion - March 26, 2019

Event:
2019-03-26 04:00:00
Expected Duration:
2019-03-26 08:00:00
Status:
Closed
Brief Description:
Academic web hosting production servers will be converted from RedHat 6 to CentOS 6 on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, between 4:00am - 8:00am.
User Impact:
The academic web hosting production servers will be unavailable for short periods during the change window.
Services Affected:
Academic Web Hosting
Subsites Affected:
Academic Web Sites (Dynamic)
Academic Web Sites (Static)
Full Description:
Academic web hosting production servers will be converted from RedHat 6 to CentOS 6 on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, between 4:00am - 8:00am. Websites and applications hosted on these servers will not be available while patching is occurring. Although we are allotting four (4) hours for patching to occur, generally it is completed in a much shorter period of time. We have tried to schedule this outage to minimize disruption for course websites. If you have any questions, please contactcadtech@cornell.edu.

The servers will be unavailable for short periods during the change window.
CIT TDX ID:
CRQ000001032740



Timeline of Changes

Description Current Status Date Time
Academic web hosting production servers will be converted from RedHat 6 to CentOS 6 on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, between 4:00am - 8:00am. Websites and applications hosted on these servers will not be available while patching is occurring. Although we are allotting four (4) hours for patching to occur, generally it is completed in a much shorter period of time. We have tried to schedule this outage to minimize disruption for course websites. If you have any questions, please contactcadtech@cornell.edu. The servers will be unavailable for short periods during the change window. 2019-03-21 12:35:15