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 [...]



Maintenance: Upgrade of metrics.gwdg.de (Grafana)
in All, Operating news

Message-ID: 202104011500
Time: Maintenance window Thursday, 01.04.2021, 18:00 – 18:30
Affected: Users of metrics.gwdg.de
Impact: Web-UI (Grafana) of metrics.gwdg.de not accessible

Due to an upgrade of Grafana (v7.3.7 -> v7.5.2) the web interface of metrics.gwdg.de will not be available for [...]


Information: GWDG availability at Easter
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202103311200
Time: 02.04.2021 – 05.04.2021
Affected: Users of the GWDG
Impact: Reduced availabiltiy of the GWDG

The GWDG service hotline will not be available by phone from 02.04., Good Friday, to 05.04.2021, Easter Monday.

If you would like to [...]




Maintenance of Jupyter-Cloud on 30th at 5 pm
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202103291600
Time: March 30th 2021 at 5 pm
Affected: All Jupyter Users
Impact: Service temporarily unavailable

On Tuesday 30th at 5 pm the service jupyter-cloud.gwdg.de will have its storage capacity increased.

In the process the service will be unavailable [...]



Malfunction: UNIX/Linux-Home-Directories
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202103291357
Time: March 29th 2021 since 12.45 pm
Affected: All Users of the UNIX/Linux-Home-Directories
Impact: UNIX/Linux-Home-Directories unavailable

Currently, access to the UNIX/Linux home directories is disrupted. The fix is being worked on. [...]


Maintenance: Rocket.Chat on 29th at 5 pm
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202103291040
Time: 29th March 2021, 5pm
Affected: Rocketchat Users
Impact: Service temporarily not available

On Monday 29th at 5 pm the service chat.gwdg.de will be updated to a new version.
In the process the service will be unavailable for [...]




Malfunction solved: E-Mail-System
in Email

Message-Id: 202103271335
Time: 27.03.2021, from about 3 am to 12.40 pm
Affected: Exchange users
Impact: external mails could not be sent or received

The problem has been found and solved. The mails will now be gradually delivered. We apologize for [...]


Malfunction: E-Mail-System
in Email

Message-Id: 202103271035
Time: 27.03.2021, since about 3 am
Affected: Exchange users
Impact: no receiving or sending of mails to/from external mail addresses

Due to technical problems, there may currently be disruptions in the GWDG’s e-mail system. This affects mails that [...]


Maintenance: SharePoint Maintenance on 24.04.2021
in Operating news

Message-ID: 202103261535
Time: 24.04.21 08:00 – 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 [...]


Maintenance finished: vCenter
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202103251138
Time: 25.03.2021 05:30 pm.
Affected: vCenter User
Impact: Login to vCenter possible again

Dear VMware customers,
the vCenter maintenance work is completed.
The log in as usual is possible again. [...]