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Resolved: PASS backups suspended

Last updated on August 12, 2013 at 9:57AM

Update on August 12, 2013 at 9:57AM

As of 6:53 a.m. today, the first full backup of PASS completed in the new backup system. Nightly backups will resume, starting tonight.

Update on August 9, 2013 at 6:35PM

The new backup system has been configured and a new backup process has started. More information will be reported on Monday.

Update on August 7, 2013 at 4:54PM

ITS staff are configuring a replacement backup system and may have it ready in the next day or two. Previous backups remain intact. Future backups remain suspended for the interim.

Update on August 6, 2013 at 4:25PM

ITS staff continue to work on the problem. Backups remain suspended.

Original Alert

Starting tonight and until further notice, nightly backups of PASS have been suspended. Last night's backup ran successfully.

ITS staff are working to remedy the problem as soon as possible. More information about the problem will be given when available.

For more information, please contact IT Service Desk (

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Impact Information

  • Incident Type:
    Service Degradation
  • Services affected:
    PASS File Service
  • Locations affected:
    All locations
  • Began on:
    August 5, 2013 at 5:00PM
  • Issue Resolved:
    August 12, 2013 at 6:53AM