[Ncep.list.nws-ncep-management] UPDATE #1 (Re: NCWCP Core Router Work Starting)

NOAA SDM sdm at noaa.gov
Thu Apr 27 12:05:15 UTC 2017

UPDATE #1:  The new router was brought into service.   Remote NCEP centers
reported their ability to able to the Internet and their workstations.   In
the meantime, NCO technical support is working to bring VPN access and the
aviationweather.gov website to full functioning.

On 27 April 2017 at 10:11, NOAA SDM <sdm at noaa.gov> wrote:

> We are about to begin work on the College Park routers in the data center
> here.  The main outage will happen between 6:15 am and 7:20 am Eastern
> Time.  During the outage, the email servers and listserv servers will be
> powered down to avoid issues, so email will be difficult to get out during
> the main outage.
> Our first step is to bring the new router into service as the primary
> router so that we can power down the router that needs to be upgraded
> today, so we will have a go/no go decision by 8:15 am EST.  If the new
> router is working properly, we will move forward and if not, we will bring
> the old router back online.  If we move forward, we will not be able to
> back-out the changes, so at 8:15 am, we hit the point of no return.
> We will begin bringing up servers as soon as the new router is in place an
> verified.  We will also be sending out communications at multiple points
> during the upgrade.
> This will be the final e-mail communication until the email servers are
> back up and online.  If you have any questions, please call the SDM at
> 301-683-1500 <%28301%29%20683-1500>.
> We will also be sending out status messages that can be read via this link.
> http://www.nws.noaa.gov/view/.old/validProds.php?prod=ADM&node=KWNO
> --
> Senior Duty Meteorologist

Senior Duty Meteorologist
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