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Canvas Outage: 11/26/15, 2:30-4:30 AM (15 Minutes)

Canvas will be unavailable for a 15-minute-period between 2:30 and 4:30 am on Thursday, November 26, 2015 for scheduled maintenance. During this time, users won’t be able to log into the University of Pennsylvania’s Canvas instance (canvas.upenn.edu). 91 more words

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Lights Out

The recent windstorm in the Pacific Northwest knocked out local power for 24-hours. For me, it was a good reminder to have alternative power and light sources consolidated and ready to go. 1,051 more words


Power outage hits Punaluu/Hauula

A power outage impacted residents in the Punaluu and Hauula area.

It started around 8:50 p.m. Friday.

A Hawaiian Electric Company spokesperson says a trouble shooter is investigating and working on restoring power. 29 more words


Damn it YouTube!

Wednesday and Thursday we faced a series of outages with YouTube and had to cancel this weeks Tinfoil Hat Academy… we found out they were rolling out YouTube Red during that time and were probably having issues due to that. 59 more words

We are Human

After yesterday, today has been the clean-up after the week. All the technical work leaves detritus behind that needs clearing. Fixes, workarounds, temporary stop gaps. All need sorting out. 303 more words


What's all the fuss about?

So today we finally closed the major IT incident we’ve had running since Monday morning.

It’s been a tough week. Perhaps you were affected directly in that your applications that enable your work weren’t available or weren’t working as normal. 869 more words


Imagine the chaos: FOX loses power to production truck for 2015 World Series Game 1 Royals and Mets – Program Manager’s perspective

I’ve had the ‘pleasure?’ of being involved when, well things go very wrong like they are right now on Fox network. Their production truck lost power and it has been offline for over an hour.  For this outage to be this long means this is no simple fix.   I can’t imagine there isn’t backup power available.  I don’t know how long it takes to reboot the production truck, but I KNOW it isn’t this long. 235 more words