All entries tagged about Load Balancer

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Blackboard Downtime Notice

Relates to: System Status

Blackboard will be down late Friday night, May 25/early Saturday morning May 26 from 12 midnight to 4:00 am. This downtime is due to the University of Cincinnati needing to move all the Blackboard database servers onto new load balancers. This will affect all the Ohio institutions they host. The new load [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 10:12 AM

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Friday, April 15, 2011

Load Balancer Test = Successful

Relates to: System Status, Known Issues

University of Cincy completed the load balancer fail over tests this morning and the fail-over was successful. This means two things: There was no downtime this morning The issues with the load balancer failing-over should be resolved The jury is still out on the improvement to system performance (i.e. speed / bandwidth) but [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 11:40 AM

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Thursday, April 14, 2011

Two-minute Potential Downtime: Friday April 15 around 6:00 AM

Relates to: System Status, Known Issues

On Friday, April 15 from approximately 6:00 AM until 6:30 AM, University of Cincinnati will be conducting a load balancer fail-over test  to determine if a long-standing issue with the load balancer has been fixed.  If the issue is fixed - which is anticipated - then we will not see any downtime.  [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:32 PM

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Friday, February 11, 2011

Scheduled Downtime on March 4

Relates to: System Status

On March 4 at 6:30 AM, Blackboard 9.1 may be unavailable for 5 minutes. UC will be conducting a test to try and pinpoint the issues that our Blackboard 9.1 system is having when the load balancers fail over. They are going to hook up a bunch of diagnostic equipment [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Load Balancer change

Relates to: Known Issues

Just a quick note: Cassie and crew at UC made a change to the load balancer this afternoon in an effort to fix the Access Denied and Spontaneous Unavailable Content issues that have been cropping up. If you or your students experience any of these problems after 4:00 PM today, please let [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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