Network Maintenance for Carter, Conte, and Hansen clusters

October 13 – 14, 2014
Carter, Conte, Hansen

The Carter and Conte clusters will be briefly unavailable on Monday, October 13, 2014 for upgrades to the clusters' respective network routers.

This upgrade will significantly upgrade Conte and Carter's network connectivity, as part of ITaP's 2014 research network upgrades. For more information about these network upgrades, see the article entitled "Faster research network will speed research data travels on Purdue’s campus and off".

On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, the Hansen cluster will also be briefly unavailable to complete an upgrade to its network router.

Any PBS jobs which request a walltime which would take them past

  • 8:00am on Monday, October 13, 2014 for Carter and Conte
  • 8:00am on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 for Hansen

will not start and will remain in the queue until after the maintenance is completed.

Originally posted: September 7, 2014  1:19pm