London Datacenter Migration - Live Status

- Sunday, April 03, 2011

Last update: 4:00 AM BST 3 April

Migration from Legacy London Datacenter to New Dublin Datacenter is complete. Systems are up and operational as at 4:00 AM BST 3 April.


Task Status
Set-up high speed direct datalink between Legacy London DC and new Dublin DC
Set-up reverse proxy server  Done
Execute migration dry-run Successful
Send first (out of 3) warning email communication to Customers Done
Enable Information Site at
Send second (out of 3) warning email communication to Customers Done
Send third and final email communication to Customers Done
Disable system alerts in London Datacenter


Task Status
Start maintenance Done
Stop email campaigns, workflow notifications on London Done
Enable maintenance page for sites on London Done
Shut down FTP & web servers on London Done
Shut down FTP, disable and queue email campaigns and workflow notifications in Dublin Done
Replicate London content (database & assets) in Dublin Done
Start final content synchronization (databases and assets) between London and Dublin Done
Reconfigure migrated sites in Dublin Done
Restart web servers on Dublin Done
Validate data on Dublin Done
Reconfigure DNS settings Done
Start-up reverse proxy server on London Done
Shut down maintenance pages Done
Enable system alerts on Dublin Done
Close maintenance with final validation checks

Thank you for your patience and cooperation,
Eddy Chan
Adobe Business Catalyst Product Manager