Conte Cluster Maintenance

December 19, 2017  8:00am – 11:10pm

UPDATE: December 19, 2017  11:10pm

As of 11:10pm, engineers have completed maintenance and have returned the Conte cluster to normal service. All queues have been enabled and jobs have resumed scheduling. Please report any issues to

UPDATE: December 19, 2017  9:29pm

Work continues on the Conte maintenance. Engineers have completed the filesystem upgrade and are finalizing bringing the filesystem back online and testing before Conte is returned to service. If Conte is not back in service sooner, we will provide an update by midnight.

ORIGINAL: November 21, 2017  10:46am

The Conte cluster will be unavailable beginning at Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at 8:00am, for scheduled maintenance. The cluster will return to full production by Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at 9:00pm.

During this time, Conte will have maintenance and a minor upgrade performed on the Lustre scratch filesystem.

Any PBS jobs which request a walltime which would take them past Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at 8:00am will not start and will remain in the queue until after the maintenance is completed.

Originally posted: November 21, 2017  10:46am