System Status

Planned Outage for Quaark/Med TSM Backup Service Tue 4/8/2014 during 3:00-6pm

Event date: 
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:00pm
Expiration date: 
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:00pm
Last updated: 
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 8:55pm

Completed - As of 8:34pm.

Update - This outage has been extended to 8:00PM tonight. It didn't begin until 5:30pm.

Backups and Restores will be unavailable or interrupted on Tuesday,

4/8/2014 during 3:00pm - 6:00pm while the Quaark/Med TSMv5 Backup Service is upgraded to become Med TSMv6.  When completed, this process will *not* require any changes for client computers or users, but the upgraded service will be renamed and become the Med TSM backup service for future reference.


IMPACT:  Backup and Restore attempts via this backup service (Quaark/Med

TSM) may fail or be interrupted during the service upgrade; please retry later.  If an emergency arises, please call ITS Operations at 203.432.6506.  We will accommodate your need as soon as possible.


To check which TSM backup service provides restores for your computer, go to


Updates will be posted on the status page at: If you have any questions or comments, please contact your local support provider or the ITS Help Desk (open Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) at 203.432.9000 or ITS appreciates your patience and understanding during this essential system maintenance.