Grid Maintenance - November 2017

November 3, 2017

Dear Research Grid User,


This is a reminder that the next monthly Grid maintenance is scheduled for Monday, November 6th, from 8am until 12pm.


How will this affect you?

· All sessions to the login nodes will be terminated, including terminal and NoMachine sessions

· All interactive sessions will be terminated

· You will not be able to login to the grid

· You will not be able to use NoMachine


The actual work being performed is:

· The terminal and NoMachine login nodes will be rebooted


***Our next first-Monday-of-the-month maintenance will occur on Monday, December 4th 2017.***


Upcoming training opportunities:

We’d like to inform you that it is required to attend a compute grid training within two months of getting your grid account. If you have not attended a training yet, please email to register for one of the following sessions:

o Thursday, 11/9

o Tuesday, 12/12


We thank you for your anticipated cooperation as we make improvements to the research grid. If you have any questions/comments, please email us at


Thank you,

Research Computing Services