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Power Outage in Wean October 22, 2011

There is a scheduled power outage on Saturday October 22, 2011 that will affect Wean Hall corridors 3500, 3600, 3700, 4600 and 4700. The outage is necessary for FMS and an electrical contractor to service switchgear that provides power to those areas.

AFFECTED AREAS in SCS: The SCS Data Center in Wean Hall 3611

START DATE: Friday October 21, 2011 9 P.M. EST

END DATE: Saturday October 22, 2011 11 A.M. EST

SCS COMPUTING SERVICES AFFECTED: All servers located in the SCS data center in Wean Hall will be shut down starting Friday at 9 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 SCS data center in the Gates-Hillman Center, where most of the core servers for SCS reside, WILL NOT BE AFFECTED. There should be no interruption of SCS network connectivity, email service, 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