November 2016 Maintenance

On Wednesday, November 2, 2016, from 6am - 4pm CDT, MSI staff will perform scheduled maintenance and upgrades to the network and various MSI systems. Please note that the Tier 2 storage will be unavailable for much of the day while we update that system. 

November maintenance will affect the following systems:

  • Mesabi will be generally unavailable from 8am - 4pm CDT while MSI staff make system upgrades and run performance tests.
  • Primary storage (Panasas) will be unavailable from 6-9am for maintenance.  
  • Windows Application Servers.
  • All systems will be down for Debian and CentOS updates.

Systems status is always available on our Status page.

If you have any questions, please email