We want to inform you that CentOS 7 support has been discontinued at EUMETSAT side of EWC, as anticipated previously. This decision is based on security concerns and the need to transition to a more secure and supported operating system. We have now migrated to Rocky Linux 8 and Ubuntu 22.
Reasons for the Change:
1. Security Updates: CentOS 7 will no longer receive security updates after June 2024, posing a potential risk to server security.
Modified on 9 Feb 2024: Updated new time and refined the impact a bit
The infrastructure provider of the EUMETSAT side of the EWC announced an upcoming scheduled maintenance window that will be taking place on 21 February 2024 between 09:00 and 17:00 CET.
During the maintenance works, there may be temporary (up to several hours) interruptions of certain components, which may result in:
inability to manage cloud resources (e.g., deploy new VMs or remove / re-configure old ones),…
Happy new year!
Today 04.01.2024 we plan to update EWC Rocketchat starting from 15:30 AM CET. The process should take around 1h.
During the maintenance period, rocketchat could be not accessible or not available.
This maintenance is aiming to improve the performance of rocketchat, bring new features and security updates. We are doing it on short notice to catchup with updates over the Christmas period and to have the platform up to date before most of the users are back to EWC.…