SUB1 (GMU STUDENT CENTERS) – 1ST Floor Network Outage

Outage category: 
Wired Network, Wireless Network
Location: 
Sub 1 1st Floor
Status: 
Open
Resolved alert: 
06/09/2020 10:00 am

The 1st floor of Student Union 1 was without internet (wired or wireless) service which also included Voice over IP service.

Initial symptoms: 

The switch showed down in the monitoring system.

Duration: 
06/09/2020 9:00 am - 06/09/2020 10:00 am
Impact to Mason: 

Wired, Wireless, and Voice over IP services were down for the 1st floor of Student Union 1.

Affected Services: 
Wireless (Wi-Fi) Network, Network Access, Telephone & Voice Mail Services
ROOT CAUSE ANALYSIS
Cause: 

Switch failure, Network and Security Operations are looking into why the switch failed.

Resolution: 

Switch was rebooted.

Prevention: 

Scheduled yearly reboots have been planned.

STATISTICS
Service Team: 
NSOPS