Heath Park Campus Network – Potential Disruption

Heath Park Campus Network

Following consultation with the Heath Park campus LCRs, the end-of-life RX network switch on the Heath Park campus has been scheduled for replacement over the weekend of Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th September 2015. During this period the network on the Heath Park campus should be considered at-risk as there will be several interruptions to the service as the replacement is performed.

This work forms part of the wider programme of network infrastructure upgrade, and follows on from the replacement of the main RX switch in the Park Place Datacentre that took place on Wednesday 26th August 2015

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What is being done?

The RX network switch on the Heath Park campus is being replaced.
When is it being done?

All day Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th September
Who will be affected?

Users of University network services on the Heath Park campus

 

How will this affect users?

There will be several network outages over the weekend as the replacement work is undertaken.

 

Why is it being done?

The RX switches are end-of-life and are being replaced as part of a wider programme of network infrastructure upgrading.

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