Annual Data Center Maintenance
Annual maintenance of the University of Minnesota’s primary data center is scheduled for January 6 and 7, 2018.
This annual event is critical to the maintenance, testing, and repair of facility infrastructure and stability, and requires a complete shutdown of the main data center.
The work is targeted to begin on Saturday, January 6 at 6 a.m. and is expected to be completed by noon on Sunday, January 7.
About Data Center Operations Services
The University of Minnesota Data Centers are secure co-location facilities with uninterrupted power supplies (battery and generator), redundant cooling, and network connectivity. These common good facilities are managed by the Office of Information Technology (OIT), collegiate, and administrative unit-critical hardware.