Ottawa data center migration - Live status

Cristinel Anastasoaie - Sunday, May 29, 2011

Last update: 06:20 PM EDT 29 May

Migration from Legacy Ottawa Datacenter to New Jersey data center is COMPLETED.


Task Status
Set-up high speed direct datalink between Legacy Ottawa DC and new New Jersey 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 Ottawa Datacenter


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

Thank you for your patience and cooperation,
Cristinel Anastasoaie
Adobe Business Catalyst Product Manager