Viawarp IP Change (VLAN 98 to 198)

Viawarp, a credit card processing system, is the last production system using VLAN98 and this needs to change for future use of this VLAN and for implementation of new features on VMware.

The IP on Viawarp was changed this morning from 5:30-6am from to

Server StHelens Move to Wyatt – 1/24-1/25/2011

Starting Monday, 1/24/2011 at 8am, TS will being migrating the sthelens server from McIntyre to Wyatt.  This move is required in order to provide redundancy and disaster recovery capabilities for our most important database services.

For the duration of Monday and Tuesday, January 24th and 25th, sthelens will be offline for this change.

The impact of this change is that should a production database fail, it will need to be manually restored in place, versus switching to sthelens, a relatively small risk.

Server Orion Retired

The server known as Orion is no longer available for general use and should be considered retired.  Currently it is completely unavailable, but will be relocated to the Science Center for Computer Science use only.  Orion previously served NTP (time) services for the University in addition to Computer Science use.

[Completed] Migration 8/14/09 6:30-7:30am

Updated at 8:30am, 8/14/2009:

Migration completed by 7:30am and post migration testing completed successfully.

On the morning of Friday August 14th from 6:30am to 7:30am some small, intermittent, outages might occur on the web server also houses sites such as and  All these sites might be unavailable for 5-10 minutes during this hour of migration.