Power Outage and IT Outage Aug 18-21


Maintenance to LBL power systems impacting Building 50 will take place over the weekend of Aug 19-20.

The following systems are expected to be operational:

  • Login / LDAP / Directory Services
  • www.lbl.gov, today.lbl.gov, newscenter.lbl.gov
  • Email delivery, routing, and access including email lists.
  • All Google Services
  • Building management and security systems operated for Facilities
  • Telephones and Voicemail
  • Network access to unaffected buildings on the LBL site.


The following systems will be taken offline:

  • All IT Operated Business Systems (Peoplesoft Finance, Peoplesoft HR, LETS, Maximo, etc).
  • Commons (Confluence) (will include websites for facilities, IT and other sites hosted on this platform).
  • WWW2.lbl.gov including all sites hosted on this platform.
  • All HPC Services
  • All IT Provided CIFS (Home Directory, Group Share) Services.
  • All services in 2109 Colocation Facility.


Systems will have different restoration points, but restoration could easily extend into Monday August 21st.

Please monitor status.lbl.gov for updates.