Information: GWDG availability on May, 01.
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202004301423
Time: 01.05.2020
Affected: Users of the GWDG
Impact: Reduced availabiltiy of the GWDG support

The GWDG support hotline will not be available on Friday, 01.05.2020. If you need to contact the GWDG please use the ticket system at [...]



50th birthday of the GWDG
in Top News

It is exactly 50 years ago that the State of Lower Saxony on behalf of the University of Göttingen and the Max Planck Society established the Gesellschaft für wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH Göttingen – GWDG for short – in a founding [...]



Maintenance: Rocket.Chat – Thu, April 30th, 5pm
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202004281630
Time: Thursday, 30.04.2020, 5 p.m.
Affected: All users of Rocket.Chat
Impact: Rocket.Chat can be temporarily unavailable

On Thu, April 30th starting 5 p.m. maintenance will be conducted on the service Rocket.Chat during which accessibility will be limited or [...]




Behoben: SAMBA2-und News- Server
in All

Meldungsnummer: 202004220900
Zeitraum: 22.04.2020
Betroffen: Nutzer des SAMBA2- und News- Servers
Auswirkungen: SAMBA2-und News- Server nicht verfügbar

Aufgrund von Nachwirkungen der gestrigen Störung, gab es heute Probleme mit den genannten Diensten. Die Probleme wurden behoben und alle Dienste stehen wieder [...]


Störung: SAMBA2-und News- Server
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Meldungsnummer: 202004220900
Zeitraum: 22.04.2020
Betroffen: Nutzer des SAMBA2- und News- Servers
Auswirkungen: SAMBA2-und News- Server nicht verfügbar

Der SAMBA2- und der News- Server unterliegen einer Störung und sind derzeit nicht verfügbar. Wir bemühen uns, die Störung so schnell wie möglich [...]


Malfunction fixed: SAMBA2-server of the GWDG
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202004211804
Time: 21.04.2020
Affected: User of the SAMBA2 server
Impact: SAMBA2-Server is not available

The malfunction of the Samba2-Server has been fixed. Cause of the malfunction were time out problems in the fileservice. [...]


Malfunction: SAMBA2-server of the GWDG
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202004210940
Time: 21.04.2020
Affected: User of the SAMBA2 server
Impact: SAMBA2-Server is not available

The SAMBA2-Server is subject to a fault and is currently unavailable. We will do our best to fix the problem as soon as possible and [...]



Malfunction: OpenLDAP Service
in All, Operating news

Message-Id: 202004171714
Time: 17.04.2020, from 16:04 p.m. until 16:36 p.m.
Affected: eduroam, Stud.IP, VPN, BigBlueButton, OwnCloud and much more
Impact: services were temporarily perturbed

Due to configuration work in the OpenLDAP service in connection with the installation of BigBlueButton, there [...]


Campus licence for Zoom meetings
in Top News

We obtained a campus license for Zoom meetings. This enables all staff members of the University of Göttingen as well as the UMG Medical centre to access all Zoom functions including unlimited meetings up to 100 attendees. This is now [...]






Maintenance of Rocket.Chat on the April 16th at 5 pm
in All, Operating news

Message-ID: 202004151718
Time: 16.04.2020, 5:00 p.m.
Affected: Rocket-Chat users
Impact: Rocket-Chat will be temporarily unavailable

On April 16th at 5 om the service Rocket.Chat (https://chat.gwdg.de) will be under
maintenance. During this time the service will be unavailable for approximately 30 [...]