Library ALMA System - at risk

Agreed - Short Notice; Complete

Overview

Affected services
  • DiscoverEd
  • Electronic Journals
  • Alma, DiscoverEd patron login, Resource Lists
At Risk Time
10:00 PM, 02-Sep-17 — 04:00 AM, 03-Sep-17
Description
The ALMA Library system which includes Electronic Journals and Library self services (including DiscoverEd patron account) will be considered "at risk" between Saturday 2nd September at 10 pm and 4 am on Sunday 3rd September. This is to allow for a service pack to be deployed. If DiscoverEd is temporarily unavailable for searching, users can still access most of our ejournal and ebook content via this URL: http://edin.ac/1TS15qa Please note- links from Resource Lists to citation information may be affected

Technical Information

Technical Information

Work summary
The ALMA Library system which includes Electronic Journals and Library self services (including DiscoverEd patron account) will be considered "at risk" between Saturday 2nd September at 10 pm and 4 am on Sunday 3rd September. This is to allow for a service pack to be deployed. If DiscoverEd is temporarily unavailable for searching, users can still access most of our ejournal and ebook content via this URL: http://edin.ac/1TS15qa Please note- links from Resource Lists to citation information may be affected
Technical summary
Library Alma System - at risk - E-journals; self service (self issue machines, renew, request, DiscoverEd login)
Affecting
ALMA Library System - E-journals; self service (self issue machines, renew, request, DiscoverEd login)
Servers / Hardware
ALMA
Criticality
low
Impact description
At risk - potential downtime for E-journals; self service (self issue machines, renew, request, DiscoverEd login). Links from Resource Lists to citation information
Change Reference
Additional comments

Request, Authorise and Publish

Requested by Alex Forrest on 31-Aug-2017
Authorised by Library & Collections
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page): Yes
Published by Alex Forrest to www-alerts@lists.ed.ac.uk
Also notified alma-staff@mlist.is.ed.ac.uk, alma-discovered@mlist.is.ed.ac.uk,


Additional Details

Risk classification
low
Risk assessment
Timing
Other people involved
ExLibris
Notes for future reference