CHANGE: Web Server Switch - 2014/08/27 | Notifications | ITPulse

CHANGE: Web Server Switch - 2014/08/27

What is happening?
The ualberta.ca web servers will be switched to the new F5 load balancers.

Who will be affected?
All Apache service users will be affected.

What is the impact?
Anyone accessing www.ualberta.ca will see a "page not found aka 404 return" or a "server not reachable" display in their web browser for the duration it takes for Apache services to be restarted.

When will the change occur?
Start: 2014/08/27 22:00 – The implementation of the change begins.
Test: 2014/08/27 23:30 – Post implementation testing (service verification).
End: 2014/08/28 01:00 – The change will be complete.