Fri, Nov 1 2019, 4:30 PM (update): We are operating in free cooling so have brought up about 1/2 of the Niagara compute nodes to reduce the cooling load. Access, storage, and other systems should now be available.
Fri, Nov 1 2019, 12:05 PM (update): A power module in the chiller has failed and needs to be replaced. We should be able to operate in free cooling if the temperature stays cold enough, but we may not be able to run the all systems. No eta yet on when users will be able to log back in.
Fri, Nov 1 2019, 9:15 AM (update): There was a automated shutdown because of rising temperatures, causing all systems to go down. We are investigating, check here for updates.
Fri, Nov 1 2019, 8:16 AM: Unexpected data centre issue: Check here for updates.
Announcement: The SciNet datacentre will undergo a maintenance shutdown on Friday November 15th 2019, from 7 am to 11 pm (EST), with no access to any of the SciNet systems (Niagara, P8, SGC, HPSS, Teach cluster, or the filesystems) during that time.