November clusterwide maintenance downtime (11/7)

Date of downtime: Tuesday, November 7, 2017 

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)

Faculty clusters (MAE, Chemistry, Physics)

Portals: WebMO, Remote Visualization

What will be done:  GPFS updates, OS update to CentOS 7.4 (from 7.3) and reboot of nodes and front-end servers

Please see the downtime schedule for 2017-18 for more information

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