Tuesday, July 1, 2014

GOC Service Update - Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 13:00 UTC

The GOC will upgrade the following services beginning Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 13:00 UTC. The GOC reserves 8 hours in the unlikely event that unexpected problems are encountered.

Moving github.com and updating release mechanism

GOC Ticket 1.78
Added check for missing ccs on tickets REST interface
Added fontawesome CDN
Added links to goc ticket RSS feed
Updated GGUS Test URL for ggus1 GOC-TX target
Updated Footprint model so that security/_notification creation / update will not send notification directly to customer / CCs (GOC ticket will send signed email to customer / CCs. Assignee will continue to receive emails directly)
Made description template to load only if the desc area is empty (TICKET-63)
Made Email model to use goc@ as from address by default
Added php notice suppressor for CustomController
(patched) fixed various issues found for RSS feed

Internal DNS/LDAP Improvements
Deploying dnsmasq as a caching-only nameserver on all hosts in order to speed DNS queries and insulate against outages
Shortening DNS and LDAP query timeouts to improve failover performance in case of outages
Rebuilding secondary internal DNS/LDAP server so as to ensure its consistency
Installing primary internal DNS/LDAP server on a different host, one with a single RAID-6 array