Mimas Zetoc Service - Scheduled Maintenance on 15 December 2009. Deferred – will be re-scheduled in the new year.

Date of news item: 2 December 2009

On Tuesday, 15 December 2009 (10:00am approx.), the Mimas website: Mimas website and Mimas Support website are moving to new hardware. This is part of a major hardware upgrade programme that will ensure the capacity and resilience to enhance all Mimas services.

Included at this time is a move to new hardware for the Mimas Zetoc service.

Please be advised that the Zetoc service should be considered "at risk" for a short period of time.

Please Note: As a result of this hardware move Shibboleth authenticated users may not be able to login for up to 2 hours after 10:00am.

As a result of DNS changes, it may take an hour or more for the network routing to take effect nationally, and access to the Zetoc service may be affected. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you require any further information or assistance please contact the Zetoc helpdesk at: zetoc@mimas.ac.uk