System News

12.03.13

Archive - System Maintenance

Navy DSRC Preventive Maintenance (PM) for the Archive Servers, NEWTON and KATRINA, is scheduled for Tuesday, 3 December 2013 from 0900 CT to 1700 CT, as posted on the Navy DSRC web site http://www.navydsrc.hpc.mil/user/systemNews.html

The focus of this maintenance is a SL8500 code upgrade to version 8.3.1, a Solaris 11.1 patch update to SRU (Support Repository Update) 12.5, and the implementation of Fiber Optic OM3 Trunk cabling between the SL8500 tape drives and the SAN switches.

Users are reminded that PBS batch queues will remain enabled on the Computational Servers HAISE and KILRAIN during this PM. Users should ensure input data needed for PBS jobs exists on the Computational Servers prior to PM start and that output data from PBS jobs is not prematurely deleted before archival to NEWTON after PM completion.

Users are invited to report problems and direct requests for unclassified assistance to the Consolidated Customer Assistance Center (CCAC) at 1-877-222-2039 or by E-mail to help@ccac.hpc.mil.


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