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Downtime

SCINet Scheduled Outages

The table below lists information about planned SCINet outages. See SCINet Forum Announcements page (must have a SCINet account to access) for communications about emergency outages.

Outage Date System Affected Locations Reason
12/2/2019-12/6/2019 Ceres All (Ceres offline) upgrades/expansion
2/17/2020 Ceres All (Ceres offline) maintenance
3/2/2020 SCINet Clay Center router replacement
3/12/2020 SCINet Ft Collins router replacement
3/19/2020 SCINet Ft Collins router migration
4/17/2020-4/19/2020 SCINet & AWS Beltsville, Fargo, University Park, All AWS Users planned power outage
6/16/2020-6/17/2020 Ceres All (Ceres offline) maintenance
8/25/2020 SCINet Stoneville UPS maintenance
10/12/2020 Ceres All (Ceres offline) maintenance
02/15/2021 Ceres All (Ceres offline) maintenance
02/16/2021 Ceres All (Ceres offline) maintenance
02/23/2021 Atlas All (connections to Atlas) maintenance
05/24/2021-05/27/2021 Ceres All (connections to Ceres) maintenance
08/23/2021-09/01/2021 Ceres All (connections to Ceres) maintenance
11/11/2021 Ceres All (connections to Ceres) maintenance

Further detail for each outage will be posted in advance of the outage date in the announcements below if availible.

07 Oct 2021 · Ceres downtime is scheduled for Thursday, November 11, 2021

Ceres maintenance is scheduled for Thursday, November 11, 2021 to upgrade internal cluster network.

23 Aug 2021 · Ceres downtime is scheduled for Monday, August 23 – Wednesday, September 1, 2021

The maintenance window has been extended to 5PM CT Friday, September 3.

24 May 2021 · ARS SCINet Site Service maintenance 2021/05/24 - 2021/05/27

The listed assets will be unavailable while contractors perform testing on the elecrtical service switchgear, generators, and turbine. Outages throughout the window are expected.

16 Feb 2021 · Atlas network scheduled maintenance 2021/02/23

Network connectivity to Atlas cluster system will be impacted Tuesday, February 23, 6:00 – 8:00 Central Time.

21 Aug 2020 · Site Service Impact at Stoneville 25 August 2020

SCINet connectivity at the Stoneville location will be impacted Tuesday, August 25, 7:00 – 16:00 Central Time.

15 Apr 2020 · April 17-19 Planned Power Outage to Affect Beltsville, Fargo, University Park, All AWS Users

On Friday, 17 April 2020 starting at 9:00pm ET SCINet equipment at the National Agricultural Library will be powered down in advance of...

17 Mar 2020 · Ft Collins Scheduled Outage March 19

Connectivity from Ft Collins to SCINet assets will be disrupted Thursday, March 19, 9:30 – 11:30am Mountain Time.

05 Mar 2020 · Ft Collins Scheduled Outage March 12

Connectivity from Ft Collins to SCINet assets will be disrupted Thursday, March 12, 10am – noon Mountain Time.

27 Feb 2020 · Clay Center Scheduled Outage March 2

Connectivity from Clay Center to SCINet assets will be disrupted Monday, March 2, 10:30am – 1:00pm EST.

03 Feb 2020 · Reminder - Ceres Downtime February 17

Ceres downtime is scheduled for Presidents' day, Monday, February 17th

25 Nov 2019 · Reminder - Ceres Downtime in One Week, Dec 2-6

Ceres downtime is scheduled for Monday, December 2 – Friday, December 6