DATE CHANGE - 10/25/16: November 2016 Cluster-wide Downtime

Due to a security bug in the linux operating systems, CCR has moved the November downtime up to Tuesday, 10/25/16 in order to patch all systems.  We apologize for the inconvenience and last minute notice but as a protection to all users and your data, we must apply this patch immediately.

Date of downtime: Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Approximate time of outage: 7am-5pm

Resources affected by downtime:

UB-HPC cluster (general-compute, debug, viz, largemem, and gpu  partitions) 

Industry cluster (compute, scavenger partitions)

PI clusters: MAE, Physics, Chemistry (all partitions)

Portals: WebMO, Remote Visualization

Operating system updates will be done on everything and nodes will be rebooted.

Please see the downtime schedule for 2016-17 for more information

Jobs will be held in the queue until maintenance is complete.  If you have any questions or concerns please e-mail