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Power Outage in Wean Hall, January 4th-5th 2012

There is a scheduled power outage starting Wednesday, January 4, 2012 that will affect Wean Hall corridors 3500, 3600, 3700, 4600, 4700, and 5200.

The outage is necessary for FMS and an electrical contractor to service switchgear that provides power to those areas.


The SCS Data Center in Wean Hall 3611:

START DATE: Wednesday January 4, 2012 6 P.M. EST

END DATE: Thursday January 5, 2012 10 A.M. EST

The WeH-5200 corridor:

START DATE: Wednesday January 4, 2012 9 P.M. EST

END DATE: Thursday January 5, 2012 7 A.M. EST

SCS COMPUTING SERVICES AFFECTED: All servers located in the SCS data center in Wean Hall will be shut down on Wednesday January 4, 2012 at 6 P.M.

This includes:

  1. All project servers located in the Wean Hall data center
  2. All High Performance Compute Clusters
  3. Facility backup servers
  4. Poster printing in SCS Operations

Servers located in the Gates-Hillman data center, where most of the core servers for SCS Computing Facilities services reside, WILL NOT BE AFFECTED. There should be no interruption of SCS network connectivity, email services, AFS or printing.

Please contact the SCS Help Desk at x8-4231 or send mail to with any questions or concerns regarding this power outage.

Thank you for your attention,

SCS Help Desk