Maintenance: Schedule modification of the StorNext upgrade

Message-Id: 202101121436
Time: 18.01.2021, 8:00 a.m. till 26.01.2021 4:00 p.m.
Affected: SPEC, MPG04N, and tape retrieves of the Archive Service ($AHOME)
Impact: Service not accessible during each scheduled down time

Modification to the Time Schedule of the StorNext Upgrade
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Regarding the StorNext upgrade, we have to modify the time schedule as follows:

SPEC start: 01/26/2021 8:00 a.m. end: 4:00 p.m.
MPG04N start: 01/26/2021 8:00 a.m. end: 4:00 p.m.

Downtime of the storage manager: 01/18/2021 untill 01/21/2021

For upgrading managed filesystems (fs using tape) the storage manager has to be stopped from 01/19/2021 till 01/21/2021; during this period of time no tape retrieves can be done.

All other scheduled times remain unchanged.