What is happening?
Database and server updates/upgrades (Further detail in the 'Impact' section below)
When is this happening?
The overall effort will happen on Sunday, January 3, 2016 and span 5am to 7:40am Eastern Time, affecting various areas of the Application and Products during this window.
What is the Impact?
What: Updating Routers, Load Balancers and Databases
When: Jan 3 @ 05:00 - 06:20
Duration: 1h 20min
Service Impact: While all Application services are touched by this effort, there should be no downtime.
What: Hub Search Update
When: Jan 3 @ 06:20 - 06:40
Service Impact: Hubs front-end search will not return any results during this window.
What: Metrics System Update
When: Jan 3 @ 06:40 - 07:00
Service Impact: There should be no downtime of any Metrics gathering or accessing.
What: Page Replace Parser Update
When: Jan 3 @ 07:00 - 07:20
Service Impact: Page Replace Tool will not function during this window.
What: Services Update - API V2
When: Jan 3 @ 07:20 - 07:40
Service Impact: All API V2 services will not be available. This includes Content Score and Upload PDF end points not being available during this window.
Why are we doing this?
Part of a scheduled monthly infrastructure update plan to improve security, performance and reliability.