Maintenance completed: StorNext Fileservice
in All, Fileservice, Operating news

Message-Id: 201902181146
Time: 21.02.2019, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Affected: UNIX HOME Directories (UNI, MPG), Windows HOME Directories (MPG, GWDG), Archive Service, GDZ Worker of the SUB, File-Sevice BIOINFO, Crashplan, Textgrid
Impact: access to files possible again

The maintenance of [...]

Maintenance completed: Listserver
in All, Email, Operating news

Message-Id: 201902191748
Time: Thu., 21.02.2019, 5 pm to 6 pm
Affected: Listserver
Impact: Listserver available again

The maintenance of the Listserver of the GWDG was completed successfully.
The service is completly accessible again. [...]

Maintenance: SharePoint Maintenance on 28.02.2019
in Cloud, Operating news

Due to maintenance work, there will be short interruptions in access to the website
collections between 17:00 and 18:00.
The maintenance window affects all site collections that begin with the following path: [...]

Maintenance: central services on 2019/02/28
in Operating news

Between 28.02.2019, 5:00 p.m and approx. 7:00 p.m. the following services will be under maintenance and may be not available.

• GWDG printservice
• SAMBA service (\\samba, \\gwdg-print, \\samba2, \\gwdg-print2)
• www-user (
• Software-Download-Server
• www cache
• OpenLDAP [...]

Maintenance: StorNext Fileservice
in Fileservice, Operating news

On Thursday, February 21th 2019 the fileservice will be maintained.
This could cause issues of accessing files.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

Affected are the following services:

– UNIX HOME Directories (UNI, MPG)
– Windows HOME Directories (MPG, GWDG)

January/February issue of the GWDG News published
in Top News

The January/February issue of the GWDG News has just been published. It contains among others the following topics:

  • FAQ about the Worldwide Dataleak “Collection #1 – #5“
  • Expiration of Generation 1 of the DFN-PKI Global
  • Recent and Upcoming Changes for

Maintenance completed: SharePoint maintenance
in Operating news

Message-ID: 201902040830
Time: 09.02.2019 started at 9 a.m.
Affected: SharePoint farm
Impact: All SiteColllections were temporarily not available

SharePoint maintenance is finished

As announced GWDG SharePoint Farm maintenance has been carried out and has been finished. All site collections are [...]

Maintenance completed: Name Server “ns2” on 07.02.2019
in All, Network

Message-ID: 201902051624
Time: 07.02.2019, 17:00 Uhr – 17:30 Uhr
Affected: Secondary Nameserver,,
Impact: 10 min. downtime of the name resolving service of “ns2”

The maintenance was completed successfully, all services of the name server “ns2” are back online. [...]

Maintenance: SharePoint Maintenance on 09.02.2019
in Operating news

Message-ID: 201902040830
Time: 09.02.2019, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Affected: SharePoint farm
Impact: All SiteColllections will not be available

SharePoint maintenance

The GWDG SharePoint farm will be under maintenance and may be not available. This will affect all Site-Collections starting [...]