Halstead Cluster Maintenance
August 12, 2020 8:00am – 6:00pm
As of 7:00pm, engineers have completed maintenance and have returned the Halstead cluster back to normal service. All queues have been enabled and jobs have resumed scheduling. Please report any issues to email@example.com
UPDATE: August 12, 2020 6:20pm
As of 6:00pm, all maintenance tasks have been completed successfully and work is currently underway to bring Halstead back to normal operations. We will provide another update by 8pm.
ORIGINAL: August 4, 2020 11:17am
The Halstead cluster will be unavailable Wednesday, August 12, 2020 from 8:00am – 6:00pm for scheduled maintenance. The cluster will return to full production by Wednesday, August 12th, 2020 at 6:00pm.
During this time, Halstead will have the operating system patched and a maintenance upgrade performed on the GPFS scratch filesystem.
Any SLURM jobs which request a walltime which would take them past Wednesday, August 12th, 2020 at 8:00am will not start and will remain in the queue until after the maintenance is completed.