On Thursday, January 8, between 6:00 AM and 6:00 PM, IT will complete the battery replacement maintenance for equipment supporting RNAS* and Crate.** These systems were already failed over (migrated from one server to another) on January 7. Customers using these storage systems during the maintenance may notice a brief connectivity interruption. Personal and department files saved in the storage.rice.edu system will not affected by this maintenance. Updates will be posted to the IT web site: it.rice.edu.
*RNAS ("r-naz") is a long-term file storage solution, purchased with department funds and shared between of all members in group or department.
**Crate is a storage solution for Rice researchers.