Commons downtime – January 19, 2022

The Commons will experience a brief window of scheduled downtime between 3:00 and 3:30pm EST on Wednesday, January 19. Our team is performing data migration that requires the site to be unavailable. We anticipate that there will be less than 10 minutes of downtime.

Commons downtime – Nov 9, 2021

The Commons is currently down. Our technical team is currently working with our server administrators to determine the cause of the site outage. We will update this post with news as we have it. Thank you for your patience.

ETA: The Commons is back up. Thank you for your patience.

Commons downtime – 2021-10-22

The Commons is experiencing some unexpected downtime today, Friday, October 22, 2021. We’re working with the hosting team to investigate, and will update this post when more info is available.

[EDIT 2021-10-22 10:05am EDT] – The site is back up and responding normally. The team will continue to investigate root causes.

Commons downtime, March 27, 2020

[9:34am] The Commons is currently unavailable. Thank you for your patience while the technical team investigates.

[9:47am] The technical team identified a problem with the database server, and has taken steps to bring the site back up. The Commons should now be accessible again.

Performance issues, June 7, 2018

[11am EDT] The Commons is experiencing intermittent performance issues, which may make the site slow to respond in some cases. The technical team is investigating the issue.

[4pm EDT] The Commons will be unavailable for a maintenance window, starting at 9:30pm EDT, June 7, 2018, while we perform some system upgrades that we hope will address these issue. We expect the downtime to last about 90 minutes.