FICIX – PLANNED WORK ANNOUNCEMENT 1801

FICIX - PLANNED WORK ANNOUNCEMENT 1801

Planned work ID:                1801
Release date:                   31-Jul-2018
Site:                           FICIX3 Oulu
Type of maintenance:            Switch replacement
Impact to services:             Site down
Schedule

        Start:          8-Aug-2018 12:00 EET-DST (UTC +3h)
        End:            8-Aug-2018 13:00 EET-DST (UTC +3h)
 

Service Provider:               Netplaza Oy
Emergency contact info:         Jarkko Ranta 
                                +358 50 388 3109

General enquiries:              contact@ficix.fi

SUMMARY: The FICIX3 IXP switch will be replaced with the new one. Switch will be inaccessible during the work.

DETAILS: The FICIX3 IXP switch Extreme BlackDiamond 8810 will be updated to Huawei S6720-30C-EI-24S. The work is done to improve the reliability and performance of the IXP.

The update will cause all services to be down. Estimated duration of the work is 1 hour.

Members are requested NOT to shutdown ports during the work. However, to avoid unnecessary blackholing of traffic, preferring FICIX1/FICIX2 NLRI's 
is recommendable action.

FICIX1 and FICIX2 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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