$ARCHIVE Unavailable

$ARCHIVE is currently having some issues that are affecting performance and access to the filesystem. Due to this $ARCHIVE will need to be rebooted, and will be unavailable for some time. We will update with more information as it is known.

RCS/GI Systems and Network Outage

On May 19 and 20, 2018, the Butrovich Computing Facility Preventative Maintenance (BCF PM) will occur. During this time OIT and RCS will be performing preventative maintenance on systems and services.

Network to the Elvey building, WRRB 004 computer lab, and WRRB 001 server room may experience up to a 1-hour outage between 11:00 AM and 12:00 PM on Sunday, May 20.

The following services will be unavailable for the duration of the maintenance period:


We are currently investigating some issues with the $ARCHIVE filesystem based on reports by users. Direct logins to bigdipper to scp files and batch_stages are unavailable, and files in $ARCHIVE may be unavailable. We will update when more information is available.

Chinook System Outage 02-15-2018

Chinook is back online and available for use.

There was an unplanned power outage in the UAF Butro Data Center at roughly 4:15am this morning. Chinook is offline and the $CENTER1 filesystem is unavailable on the Linux Workstations. We are currently assessing when they will be operational again, and will distribute notifications as more information is available.

RCS Systems Outage

Due to a campus power outage on January 23rd RCS systems are currently offline, including Chinook, VMs hosting websites, and hosted storage. We are in the process of verifying that power is stable in the data center and will be working to bring RCS systems back online throughout the day.


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