August 2017 Maintenance

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, MSI staff will perform scheduled maintenance and upgrades to various MSI systems. During this month's scheduled maintenance period, Primary Storage, Mesabi, and Itasca will be unavailable throughout much of the day.

August maintenance will include:

  • Mesabi:
    • CentOS Kernal update to 6.9
    • Please visit this CentOS 6.9 Release Notes page for information regarding changes between 6.8 and 6.9
  • Hadoop
    • CentOS updates 
  • Windows updates:
    • Install Windows updates on all Windows machines

Systems status is always available on our Status page.

If you have any questions, please email