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Visit this page to get up-to-date information on the WestGrid systems you are using. Both planned maintenance and unexpected outages will be reported. View the update notes and legend below for more information. If you have any questions about any of these systems or their status, please contact WestGrid Support.

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Post date System Update Notes
2018-10-15 - 13:26 PDT Cedar

Outage: Oct. 15-19

Cedar Outage Oct. 15-19
The Cedar facility will be unavailable during the week of Oct. 15-19 for operating system updates, file system upgrade and modifications. Jobs that are still running on Oct. 15, 0800H (Pacific) will be terminated.

2018-10-09 - 13:58 PDT Orcinus

Orcinus Power Outage October 20, 2018

The Chemistry building will be without power to perform scheduled maintenance on the primary electrical distribution system on:

                 Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018  (full day)

 As a result the orcinus will be unavailable (computing + FS access)   starting: 

                 6:00 PM Friday, Oct. 19, 2018

 The access to the system should be available on Sunday, Oct. 21 afternoon, and the computing + scheduling, Monday Oct. 22

 Please adjust your walltime requests accordingly.

 Sorry for any inconveniences.

2018-04-16 - 11:55 PDT WestGrid portal

Monday, April 16, 2018

WestGrid portal fully operational 

2018-04-16 - 11:51 PDT Network

Monday, April 16, 2018

Network fully operational 

2018-03-21 - 06:45 PDT Arbutus

System fully operational

Finished on March 5, 2018 - 7:44 MDT

2018-01-27 - 01:30 PST ownCloud

High ownCloud load

WestGrid ownCloud service has been restored. Please report any issue to support@westgrid.ca. Thanks.