Test of the MyEd Holding page

Planned in advance; Complete

Overview

Affected services
  • MyEd
Outage Time
11:00 AM, 05-Aug-15 — 11:10 AM, 05-Aug-15
At Risk Time
11:10 AM, 05-Aug-15 — 12:00 PM, 05-Aug-15
Description
The holding page that gives direct access to MyEd services during MyEd maintenance will be tested to ensure it works ahead of the start of semester. During this maintenance period people visiting MyEd at www.myed.ed.ac.uk may be presented with the holding page instead of the login page for the live service. All associated services will remain active during this test.

Technical Information

Technical Information

Work summary
Shutdown MyED servers to test the MyEd holding page servers are working correctly in preparation for the start of semester
Technical summary
MyEd holding page test
Affecting
MyEd users
Servers / Hardware
MyEd servers
Criticality
medium
Expected impact
Users will not have access to MyEd portal; instead they will have access to some applications using a direct link
Change Reference
Additional comments

Request, Authorise and Publish

Requested by Ana Heyn on 27-Jul-2015
Authorised by Applications
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page): Yes
Published by Lisa McDonald


Additional Details

Risk classification
low
Risk assessment
MyEd server will be back straight away in load balancer
Other people involved
Notes for future reference