Archive for the ‘At-Risk’ Category

Planned Work: Peterborough TE

Posted: Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 at 08:41 by Iain Beveridge

Thursday 8th October 2020, 21:00 – Friday 9th October 2020 05:00

Due to on going improvements to the power infrastructure within the BT POP’s, Peterborough TE requires both the ATS and UPS to be refreshed.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking maintenance work within the above window which will require the power feeds to be moved, whilst an ATS & UPS are swapped within the rack. Although the core network router is not expected to experience any loss of service, customers connecting into the adjacent equipment will experience a small period of downtime.

Planned Work: Milton Keynes POP

Posted: Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 at 09:59 by Iain Beveridge

Thursday 24th September 2020, 21:00 – Friday 25th September 2020 05:00

Due to on going improvements to the power infrastructure within the BT POP’s, Milton Keynes TE requires both the ATS and UPS to be refreshed.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking maintenance work within the above window which will require the power feeds to be moved, whilst an ATS & UPS are swapped within the rack. Although the core network router is not expected to experience any loss of service, customers connecting into the adjacent equipment will experience a small period of downtime.

Planned Work: Wolverhampton POP

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 at 15:47 by Iain Beveridge

Thursday 10th September 2020, 21:00 – Friday 11th September 2020 05:00

Due to on going improvements to the power infrastructure within the BT POP’s, Wolverhampton TE requires both the ATS and UPS to be refreshed.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking maintenance work within the above window which will require the power feeds to be moved, whilst an ATS & UPS are swapped within the rack. Although the core network router is not expected to experience any loss of service, customers connecting into the adjacent equipment will experience a small period of downtime.

Planned Work: Birmingham TE.

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 at 15:45 by Iain Beveridge

Thursday 3rd September 2020, 21:00 – Friday 4th September 2020 05:00

Due to on going improvements to the power infrastructure within the BT POP’s, Birmingham TE requires both the ATS and UPS to be refreshed.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking maintenance work within the above window which will require the power feeds to be moved, whilst an ATS & UPS are swapped within the rack. Although the core network router is not expected to experience any loss of service, customers connecting into the adjacent equipment will experience a small period of downtime.

  1. Naz says:

    Work is now commencing

  2. Naz says:

    Work has been completed

Emergency Work: Glasgow POP

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2020 at 14:04 by Iain Beveridge

Tuesday 17th August 2020, 00:00 – 03:00

After a power check within Glasgow POP, BT identified an issue with part of the power infrastructure within one of our racks.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking emergency maintenance work in the above window which will require the power feeds to be moved, whilst an ATS & UPS is swapped within the rack. The core network router is not in this rack and not expected to experience any loss of service, customers with BT EAD circuits terminating in Glasgow should be considered at risk.

  1. Naz says:

    work is now commencing

  2. Naz says:

    work now completed

At risk: bristol.core / bri165-rtr-1

Posted: Wednesday, July 15th, 2020 at 15:51 by Robin Posadas

Thursday 16th July 2020, 22:00 – 23:59

After a power check within Bristol POP, BT identified an issue with part of the power infrastructure within one of our racks.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking emergency maintenance work in the above window which may require the power feeds to be moved, whilst a UPS is swapped within the rack. The core network router is not expected to experience any loss of service.

  1. Naz says:

    work is now commencing

  2. Naz says:

    work now completed

Planned Work: Birmingham TE.

Posted: Tuesday, July 14th, 2020 at 16:31 by Iain Beveridge

Wednesday 29th July 2020, 21:00 – Thursday 30th July 2020 05:00

Due to on going improvements to the power infrastructure within the BT POP’s, Birmingham TE requires both the ATS and UPS to be refreshed.

Therefore, BT will be undertaking maintenance work within the above window which will require the power feeds to be moved, whilst an ATS & UPS are swapped within the rack. Although the core network router is not expected to experience any loss of service, customers connecting into the adjacent equipment will experience a small period of downtime.

  1. All work was completed without incident.

At Risk: goswell.core

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2020 at 11:51 by Iain Beveridge

Friday 19th June 2020  00:00 – 02:00

During the above window our colocation provider will be undertaking work to one of the power feeds that supplies our suite. During this window the core will be running on one power feed, no outage is anticipated due to work undertaken in an earlier window to provide better power resilience but it should be considered at risk.

At Risk: goswell.core

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2020 at 11:41 by Iain Beveridge

Thursday 18th June 2020  12:00 – 14:00

During the above window our colocation provider will be swapping one of the power feeds to the suite to a new source. This is to prevent a future total outage while work to increase reliability of the power to the suite is undertaken. During this window the core will be running on one power feed no outage is anticipated but it should be considered at risk.

At Risk: Exeter & Plymouth

Posted: Wednesday, June 10th, 2020 at 11:20 by Jordan Coleman

Tuesday 30th June 2020 00:00 – 06:00

During the above window, Western Power Distribution will be carrying out work that may cause downtime on the core link between Exeter and Bristol. Traffic will route via alternative paths however there will be reduced redundancy to the Exeter and Plymouth sites.