Library ALMA and DiscoverEd Systems - at risk

Agreed - Short Notice; Complete

Overview

Affected services
  • DiscoverEd
  • Electronic Journals
  • Alma, DiscoverEd My Account and My Favourites, Resource Lists
At Risk Time
11:00 PM, 16-Sep-17 — 01:00 AM, 17-Sep-17
Description
The Library's Alma and DiscoverEd systems, which include Electronic Journals, Library self services, DiscoverEd search, My Account and My Favourites, will be considered "at risk" between Saturday 16th September at 11 pm and 1 am on Sunday 17th 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 Library's Alma and DiscoverEd systems, which include Electronic Journals, Library self services, DiscoverEd search, My Account and My Favourites, will be considered "at risk" between Saturday 16th September at 11 pm and 1 am on Sunday 17th 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 and DiscoverEd Systems - at risk - E-journals; self service (self issue machines, renew, request, DiscoverEd search, My Account and My Favourites)
Affecting
Library Alma and DiscoverEd Systems - at risk - E-journals; self service (self issue machines, renew, request, DiscoverEd search, DiscoverEd My Account and My Favourites)
Servers / Hardware
ALMA
Criticality
low
Impact description
At risk - potential downtime for E-journals; self service (self issue machines, renew, request, DiscoverEd search, DiscoverEd My Account and My Favourites). Links from Resource Lists to citation information
Change Reference
Additional comments

Request, Authorise and Publish

Requested by Gordon Andrew on 14-Sep-2017
Authorised by Library & Collections
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page): Yes
Published by Gordon Andrew 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