Handover of the new data center to the GWDG
in Top News

Today, the University of Göttingen has handed over its currently largest new building project to the future users: After a symbolic handover of the keys, the GWDG is now moving into the new joint data center for the Göttingen science [...]



Maintenance completed: SharePoint
in All, Operating news

Message-Id: 202106231000
Time: 26.06.2021 07:00 – 15:35
Affected: SharePoint Farm
Impact: All website collections were temporarily unavailable

As announced, GWDG SharePoint Farm maintenance has been carried out and has finished successfully.
All site collections are available again without any restrictions. [...]




Maintenance: Rocket.Chat on 24th at 5 pm
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202106241335
Time: 24.06.2021 5pm
Affected: users of Rocket.Chat
Impact: short unaccessibility possible

Today on Thursday 24th at 5 pm the service chat.gwdg.de will undergo a brief test to determine its resiliency against disruptions.

If the test ends positive no [...]



Maintenance: SharePoint Maintenance on 26.06.2021
in Operating news

Message-ID: 202106231000
Time: 26.06.2021 07:00 – 18:00
Affected: SharePoint farms
Impact: All website collections will temporarily unavailable

SharePoint maintenance

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




Malfunction: Rocket.Chat
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Message-Id: 202106221358
Time: 22.06.2021 1:50pm
Affected: users of Rocket.Chat
Impact: limited access to Rocket.Chat

The Rocket.Chat service has been highly utilized for 10 minutes for an unexplained reason. 
To solve the problem, access to it is blocked for a few 
[...]

Maintenance: Identity Provider Instances
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202106211741
Time: June 24th 2021, 5 pm
Affected: instances for authentication in the DFN-AAI
Impact: logging in to the DFN-AAI services not possible

On June 24, the identity provider instances of the University of Göttingen, the Max Planck Society [...]





Panel discussion with the Göttingen OB candidates
in Top News

Next Monday, June 21, 2021, starting at 7:30 p.m., there will be a virtual discussion event with the candidates for the office of Lord Mayor of Göttingen. What do the candidates for the office of Lord Mayor of Göttingen think [...]




Malfunction: UNIX Fileservice of GWDG
in Operating news

Due to a system failure the UNIX Home Directories are currently not available. We are trying to rectify the problem as quickly as possible and will issue an announcement as soon as there is any change. [...]


Information: einzelne Dienste
in All, Operating news

Meldungsnummer: 202106101528
Zeitraum: 10.06.2021 15 Uhr
Betroffen: Alle Nutzer
Auswirkungen: Störungen an einzelnen Diensten

Heute gegen 15 Uhr kam es zu Verzögerungen beim Zugriff auf einige Dienste, insbesondere E-Mail. Ursache war ein ungeplanter Load-Balancer-Schwenk.

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