Messages & Announcements

  • 2010-12-20:  PRAIRIEFIRE: Reminder, shutdown today at 10am
    Category:  Maintenance

    This is a reminder that PRAIRIEFIRE is scheduled to be shutdown for filesystem maintenance at approx. 10am


    PRAIRIEFIRE will be shutdown to migrate filesystems to higher performing hardware. All running jobs will be stopped. This shutdown is expected to last 2-4 hours but could be considerably shorter. Another announcement will given when the system is operational again.

  • 2010-12-16:  PRAIRIEFIRE shutdown on Monday, December 20 (~10:00am)
    Category:  Maintenance

    PRAIRIEFIRE will be shutdown on Monday, December 20 (~10am) for maintenance. All running jobs will be killed. Shutdown is expected to last 4-6 hours.


  • 2010-11-24:  Firefly available for use
    Category:  Maintenance

    Firefly is now available for use. The mechanical maintenance was completed successfully. During this outage, running jobs were terminated as this outage involved a full cluster shutdown.


    Firefly is now available for use. The mechanical maintenance was completed successfully. During this outage, running jobs were terminated as this outage involved a full cluster shutdown.

  • 2010-11-24:  Reminder: Firefly Downtime (November 24, 2010)
    Category:  Maintenance

    This is a reminder -

    Firefly is scheduled for mechanical maintenance Wednesday November 24th starting at 8am. This will require a full shutdown, and take up to 8 hours.


    This is a reminder -

    Firefly is scheduled for mechanical maintenance Wednesday November 24th starting at 8am. This will require a full shutdown, and take up to 8 hours.

  • 2010-11-14:  Unplanned outage - Firefly partial shutdown
    Category:  System Failure

    Firefly's chillers are malfunctioning and have resulted in a partial shutdown of Firefly.

    Racks 1-11 have been powered down to prevent an extreme temperatures in the datacenter. Your jobs may or may not have survived this shutdown depending on which nodes your job was running on.


    Firefly's chillers are malfunctioning and have resulted in a partial shutdown of Firefly.

    Racks 1-11 have been powered down to prevent an extreme temperatures in the datacenter. Your jobs may or may not have survived this shutdown depending on which nodes your job was running on.

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