blogs.ed.ac.uk Annual upgrade

Planned in advance; Complete

Overview

Affected services
  • Academic Blogging service (blogs.ed.ac.uk)
Outage Time
09:00 AM, 09-Jul-20 — 10:15 AM, 09-Jul-20
At Risk Time
10:15 AM, 09-Jul-20 — 04:30 PM, 09-Jul-20
Description
The Academic Blogging service (blogs.ed.ac.uk) will be unavailable to all users whilst an upgrade takes place at 09:00 AM, Thursday 09-July-20 — 12:00 Noon, 09-July-20. It will should then be considered at risk 12:30 PM, Thursday 09-July-20 — 05:00 PM, 09-July-20.

Technical Information

Technical Information

Work summary
The Academic Blogging service (blogs.ed.ac.uk) will be unavailable to all users whilst an upgrade takes place at 09:00 AM, Thursday 09-July-20 — 12:00 Noon, 09-July-20. It will should then be considered at risk 12:30 PM, Thursday 09-July-20 — 05:00 PM, 09-July-20.
Technical summary
blogs.ed.ac.uk annual upgrade
Affecting
Users of Accademic Blogging service
Servers / Hardware
Criticality
medium
Expected impact
The service will be unavailable to some users whilst the upgrade takes place.
Change Reference
C2006-102 Blogs.ed.ac.uk annual upgrade
Additional comments

Request, Authorise and Publish

Requested by Mark Findlay on 29-Jun-2020
Authorised by LTW
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page): Yes
Published by Michael Maclennan


Additional Details

Risk classification
low
Risk assessment
The change is well understood, and has been tested in DEV,and TEST enviroments
Other people involved
Notes for future reference