NOTICE: Unexpected Service Disruption - February 15, 2018

Hello,

On February 15, 2018 at 9:13PM, a junior sysadmin unexpectedly rebooted a major router, causing a service interruption for all ACM services. The outage lasted for approximately one hour, as other sysadmins were notified of the improper shutdown.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Further documentation and procedures are being written to prevent future disruption.

If you have any questions, please let an ACM SysAdmin know by emailing sig-sysadmin [at] acm.cs.uic.edu or by messaging the #sig-sysadmin channel on Slack.

Sorry for the inconvenience,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2018

NOTICE: VPN Service Interruption - February 3, 2018

Hello,

We have been informed that this is a connection issue with the ACM VPN service. We apologize for any extended downtime. We are currently investigating possible solutions. There is currently no ETA on this issue, however we will update here as more information is known.

If you have any questions, please let an ACM SysAdmin know by emailing sig-sysadmin [at] acm.cs.uic.edu or by messaging the #sig-sysadmin channel on Slack.

Sorry for the inconvenience,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2018

ACM Server and Workstation Maintenence [January 12, 2018]

Hello All,

 

The ACM/LUG servers/workstations will be undergoing maintenance this Friday, January 12, 2018.  System adminstrators will be performing general server and workstation maintenance.  Maintenance is expected to be performed starting on Friday at noon and possibly continue into the weekend.  As such, services may be inaccessible throughout the days. Maintenance is expected to be completed before the start of the Spring 2018 semester.

We apologize for any inconveniences.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact an ACM officer and/or a Systems Administrator.

 

Regards,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2018

NOTICE:Unexpected Service Interruption - November 17, 2017 (UPDATED)

Hello, 
 
We have resolved all outstanding issues. We apologize for any extended downtime.
 
If you notice a service acting unusually, please let an ACM SysAdmin know by emailing sig-sysadmin [at] acm.cs.uic.edu or by messaging the #sig-sysadmin channel on Slack.



Sorry for the inconvenience,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2017

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ACM Server and Workstation Maintenence [September 3, 2017]

Hello All,

 

The ACM/LUG servers/workstations will be undergoing maintenance this Sunday, September 3, 2017.  System adminstrators will be performing general server and workstation maintenance.  Maintenance is expected to be performed throughout Sunday.  As such, services may be inaccessible throughout the day on Sunday.

 

Downtime will effect ALL ACM services, including, but not limited to:

  • Email
  • GitLab
  • IRC
  • Mailing Lists
  • Websites (All subdomains)
  • Virtual Machines
  • Messaging services
  • Application services
  • VPN
  • Workstation access

 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact an ACM officer and/or a Systems Administrator.

 

Regards,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2017

ACM Server and Workstation Maintenence Continues

Hello All,

Unfortunately, we were not able to fully update everything during the maintenance window this past weekend due to short staffing. We will continue to work on fixing any issues that arises with ACM services.

 

Current known issues:

  • GitLab is Down
  • KanBoard emails may not be sending
  • Readline dependency is missing [Solved]

 

If you encounter issues with an ACM service, please inform a SysAdmin via the SIGSysAdmin listserv or via the #sig-sysAdmin on Slack.

 

We apologize in advance for any inconveniences,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2017

ACM Server and Workstation Maintenence [August 19-20, 2017]

Hello All,

 

The ACM/LUG servers/workstations will be undergoing maintenance this Saturday, August 19, 2017 to Sunday, August 20, 2017.  System adminstrators will be performing general server and workstation maintenance.  Maintenance is expected to be performed throughout Saturday and Sunday.  As such, services may be inaccessible throughout the weekend.

Downtime will effect ALL ACM services, including, but not limited to:

  • Email
  • GitLab
  • IRC
  • Mailing Lists
  • Websites (All subdomains)
  • Virtual Machines
  • Messaging services
  • Application services
  • VPN
  • Workstation access

 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact an ACM officer and/or a Systems Administrator.

 

Regards,
Chase Lee
ACM/LUG Systems Administrator 2016-2017

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