FICIX – PLANNED WORK ANNOUNCEMENT 1603

FICIX - PLANNED WORK ANNOUNCEMENT 1603

Planned work ID:                1603
Release date:                   30-Aug-2016
Site:                           FICIX2 Helsinki
Type of maintenance:            Switch software update
Impact to services:             Site down
Schedule
        Start:          13-Sep-2016 06:00 EET-DST (UTC +3h)
        End:            13-Sep-2016 08:00 EET-DST (UTC +3h)

Service Provider:               Nordic LAN & WAN Communication Oy
Emergency contact info:         Tuomas Toropainen <tuomas.toropainen@lanwan.fi>
                                +358 50 556 7023
General enquiries:              contact@ficix.fi

SUMMARY: The software of FICIX2 IXP switch will be updated. The switch
will be inaccessible during the work.

DETAILS: The software of Extreme Networks BlackDiamond X8 IXP switch
in FICIX2 will be updated. The work is done to implement the technical
changes required for FICIX Partner reseller model:
https://www.ficix.fi/membership/partner/

The update will cause all services to be down. Estimated duration of the 
work is 2 hours.

Members are requested NOT to shutdown ports during the work. However, to
avoid unnecessary blackholing of traffic, preferring FICIX1/FICIX3 NLRI's 
is recommendable action.

FICIX1 and FICIX3 sites will be in full operation during the work.

Members should notify internal and external operational units about this
planned work, most important being NOC's and Helpdesks/Customer Services.
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