This just in from TENET:
The SEACOM Network Operations Centre (NOC) have confirmed that the
international outage is being caused by a terrestrial fibre break in
Egypt.Due to security conditions the technician dispatched to repair the
Message below from TENET regarding international internet traffic. This may result in degredation to GridHPC resources.
Please see below for a notice from our Internet Transit provider.
It is very difficult to ascertain just how great an impact…
This just in from TENET 9 Feb 15:47:
There was a brief yet critical outage on the network just now, however the network has now stabilized.
On Monday we experienced a failure of one of the ES20 line…
We have been notified by TENET that SEACOM have a planned outage due to maintenance on the SMW4 cable system. The (tentative) date proposed for this maintenance is from the 6th to the the 10th of February. TENET are trying…
Recent work by members of the university's Information and Communication
Technology Services (ICTS) Technical Support Services team, which is
part of the South African National Grid (SAGrid) national operations
team, has advanced scientific collaboration between South African
researchers and their…