staffmail maintenance

Planned in advance; Complete

Overview

Affected services
  • Staffmail
Outage Time
05:00 PM, 28-Jan-13 — 06:00 PM, 28-Jan-13
Description
Essential work on the Staffmail email system will take place on the 28th January 2013 to move the system back to primary site. Staffmail will be unavailable between 17:00 and 18:00.

Technical Information

Technical Information

Work summary
staffmail will be restored to the primary site after the KB router upgrade.
Technical summary
failing back to primary site after KB router outage
Affecting
staffmail users
Servers / Hardware
staffmail
Criticality
high
Expected impact
staffmail will be unavailable during this work.
Change Reference
Additional comments

Request, Authorise and Publish

Requested by Graeme Wood on 10-Jan-2013
Authorised by Unix Systems
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page): Yes
Published by Alex Swan to staffmail-alerts@lists.ed.ac.uk


Additional Details

Risk classification
low
Risk assessment
This is just reversing the earlier failover to the secondary site and has been carried out before.
Other people involved
Notes for future reference