Tag Archives: Maintenance

Server Migration – Part 2: Content Server

We have begun the transferring process of all content to our new content server Flonne. This will take us a very long time to complete so users should expect that content may be unavailable for the time being until it is synced over. Anyway, I won’t be providing a table of what is completely transferred or not since it is automated this time around. However, we will provide an update as to when the entire process is done.
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Rebuilding Our Network – Part 2

It’s ALL GOOD! We were able to gather enough funds (by the staff) to push forward with our plans of upgrading our outdated servers! It will take some time, but I will try my best to minimize the amount of downtime as much as possible. I can’t guarantee that it won’t go off without a hitch though. It is never easy migrating a large amount of data.
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Routine Maintenance Delayed (August 2013)

Due to unforeseen circumstances and network issues, we had to delay the routine maintenance scheduled for today. It is now rescheduled to be done on the 24th. This maintenance is vital and allows us to keep our servers in tiptop shape by resolving any potential issue that are detected. We do expect that this maintenance last an entire day since we plan to force our RAID to be checked for consistency.
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Routine Server Maintenance

Just like any other service provider, our servers and hardware require periodic maintenance as well. This means that we will need to be able to disable access to any of our servers and/or take down any hosted services while we perform the maintenance. This will result in an interruption of services and downtime until the entire process is complete. We have decided to designate two separate days of the year to perform these server maintenance. They will be performed each year on the second Saturday of February and August.
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