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Resolved: Legacy Data center network migration

Last updated on December 20, 2017 at 6:55AM

Update on December 20, 2017 at 6:55AM

Enterprise Network and Communication Services in conjunction with Data Center Services relocated one-half of the legacy Data Center Firewalls successfully. The change is complete; services have been tested and are operating as expected. The change was completed by 6:40AM. Time was allowed for redundancy testing of the firewalls after the move and the test proved successful.  

Thank you for your patience and assistance as we work to improve security and reliability of services in Enterprise IT. This change is being tracked via CHG0044832

Original Alert

Enterprise Network and Communication Services in conjunction with Data Center Services will be relocating one-half of the legacy Data Center Firewalls in order to improve security and redundancy. The change is set to take place during the maintenance window on Wednesday December 20th 2017 at 5AM. The change is expected to be complete by 6:30AM.  Critical services and systems that could be impacted include: include MyMail, local Smeal, Finance and Business, Ed Equity, DCS supported colleagues and ENCS DNS/DHCP services. With the current redundancy of the service no outage is expected.



We appreciate your patience and assistance as we work to improve security and reliability of services in Enterprise IT. This change is being tracked via CHG0044832

For more information, please contact Operations Center (814-865-4662).


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Impact Information

  • Incident Type:
    Scheduled Maintenance or Upgrade
  • Services affected:
    Network
  • Locations affected:
    University Park
  • Issue Resolved:
    December 20, 2017 at 6:40AM