Major Campus Power Interruption, Little Impact on CHPC Services (Wed 5/15 11:59 pm until Thur 5/16 6:30 am)

Posted: May 10, 2013

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 11:59 pm to Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 6:30 am

The Campus has planned a power outage of several buildings and has announced this outage is necessary to prevent further damage to equipment or a safety hazard to building occupants. Most CHPC services will not be impacted, however power will be out in the INSCC and SSB buildings. This power outage will affect CHPC services as detailed below:

INSCC Building data center (and building):

  • No air conditioning in the INSCC data center room and the UPS will not sustain load for the entire outage. Any equipment housed in INSCC data center must be shut down before 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday May 15th.
  • ALL tenants of the INSCC building should shut down their desktop prior to leaving for the day on Wednesday May 15th.

SSB Building data center:

  • The data center part of SSB is expected to ride through this outage on UPS/generator.

Other buildings affected:

  • CHPC recommends that ALL tenants of impacted buildings shut-down their desktop prior to leaving for the day on Wednesday May 15th.