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Linode Fremont Data Center Aggregation Switch Failure

Discussion in 'VPS Provider Network Status' started by eva2000, Jan 24, 2017.

  1. eva2000

    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

    May 24, 2014
    Brisbane, Australia
    Local Time:
    8:28 AM
    Nginx 1.17.x
    MariaDB 5.5/10.x
    Dec 24, 01:47 UTC
    Resolved - The switch has returned to normal operation. We do not expect any further events.

    Dec 24, 00:28 UTC
    Update - After consulting with our vendor it has been decided that the data center aggregations switch needs to be power cycled. We expect the device to reconverge into the network without issue. As we are currently running in nonredundant mode on this switch pair it has been decided to reload the device as soon as possible.

    Dec 23, 20:20 UTC
    Investigating - At approximately 8pm UTC one of the data center aggregation switches in our Fremont location started to report line card anomalies. These switches are in redundant pairs and no impact to customer traffic has been seen. Our engineers are troubleshooting and more information will be posted as we receive updates.

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