Monthly maintenance October 4th, 2021 7am-11am

Regular monthly maintenance will take place Monday October 4th, 2021 7-11am



    • NCF VDI/OoD - Retire old Jupyter/Jupyterlab apps
      • Audience: NCF VID/OpenOnDemand
      • Impact: Removes old apps, existing/new apps not affected.
    • hsphs10 fileserver will be decommissioned on October 1st
      • Audience: Users of hsphs10
      • Impact: Tenants have been notified, so no expected impact
    • Boston and Holyoke Isilon upgrades
      • Audience: Isilon (Tier1) shares in both data canters
      • Impact: None expected. Upgrades should roll across redundant nodes with no downtime
    • IQSS SID beta deployment  Deferred
      • Audience: Beta testers
      • Impact: None
    • www.rc.fas.harvard.edu and docs.rc.fas.harvard.edu upgrades
      • Audience: Visitors to either website
      • Impact: Both sites will be down for approximately 10 minutes each
    • Login node and VDI node reboots
      • Audience: Anyone logged into a a login node or VDI/OOD node
      • Impact: Login and VDI/OOD nodes will be unavailable while updating and rebooting
    • Scratch cleanup ( https://docs.rc.fas.harvard.edu/kb/policy-scratch/ )
      • Audience: Cluster users
      • Impact: Files older than 90 days will be removed.
      • Reminder: Scratch 90-day file retention purging runs occur regularly not just during maintenance periods.

    FAS Research Computing

    Reminder: Scratch 90-day file retention purging runs occur regularly not just during maintenance periods.

The event is finished.


Oct 04 2021


7:00 am - 11:00 am
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FASRC staff will be attending an all-hands Monday October 18th 10am-3pm.
Next monthly maintenance November 1st [DETAILS]