Warning of potential disruption
***************NOTICE OF EMERGENCY MAINTENANCE WORK****************
DATE Friday 25th November
TIME 1510 Hrs.
SERVICE Keele NOC
CUSTOMERS AFFECTED Co Located and Direct Internet customers served from Keele only
SERVICE DISRUPTION 0%
RISK OF DISRUPTION 100%
A routine weekly test of the backup generator identified a fault requiring immediate attention. As a result generator backup power supply has been removed with no current effect to service.
Investigation is taking place to identify a resolution to restore full resiliency for as soon as possible.
RISK OF DISRUPTION
In the event of total power loss to the Keele facility the UPS systems will take over and continue serving. However in the event of a prolonged period of mains outage loss of power would occur to co-located servers and those customers accessing the Internet in local Innovation buildings. This is an advance notice of possible disruption to services, all services are currently running as normal.
This work is being carried out under strict health and safety rules and may be delayed or amended due to weather or other conditions. Further updates will be issued if it becomes necessary to alter the schedule.