OCLC System Alerts

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13 January 2017, 07:53 AM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Scheduled: WorldShare Reports & Report Designer Maintenance

AFFECTED SERVICES: WorldShare Collection Evaluation, WorldShare Reports, WorldShare Report Designer

CREATED: 04 January 2017, 01:22 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Please be advised that a maintenance release for WorldShare Reports and Report Designer is scheduled for 5 February 2017.

The Analytics tab will be unavailable during this release. For all customers, the release will occur between 12:00 am (midnight) and 12:00 pm (noon) US Eastern Standard Time.

-Australian Data Center: 5 February, 16:00 - 6 February 04:00 AEDT
-European Data Center: 5 February, 06:00 - 18:00 CET
-U.S. & Canadian Data Centers: 5 February, 00:00 - 12:00 EST

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

12 January 2017, 12:52 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Scheduled: Scheduled upgrades to impact OCLC services

AFFECTED SERVICES: WorldShare ILL, WorldShare Collection Manager, WorldShare Record Manager, WorldCat Discovery, WorldCat knowledge base, WorldCat Local, WorldCat.org, Associated APIs, WorldShare Circulation, WorldShare Acquisitions

CREATED: 12 January 2017, 12:52 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

As we continue to advance and evolve our technology, we will be performing a system upgrade on Sunday, 5 February 2017, from 12:00 am-8:00 am US Eastern Standard Time (UTC -5). The following services will be unavailable to members globally during this time: WorldShare Acquisitions, WorldShare Circulation, WorldShare Collection Manager, WorldShare Record Manager, WorldShare Interlibrary Loan (ILL), WorldCat Discovery, WorldCat knowledge base, WorldCat Local, WorldCat.org. APIs associated with these services, along with WorldShare support services, including billing and analytics, will also be unavailable during this time.

Thank you for your support. If you have any questions about these upcoming activities, please contact your local customer support team.

11 January 2017, 01:55 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Scheduled: Connexion maintenance downtime

AFFECTED SERVICES: Z39.50 Cataloging

CREATED: 11 January 2017, 01:55 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

To allow for system maintenance, OCLC Connexion (including CatExpress) and OCLC Z39.50 Cataloging will be unavailable for approximately 4 hours from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. US Eastern Time Sunday, January 15.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

06 January 2017, 05:12 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Scheduled: Upgrades 5 February to impact WorldShare services

AFFECTED SERVICES: WorldShare ILL, WorldShare Record Manager, WorldShare Collection Manager, WorldShare License Manager, WMS Circulation, WMS Analytics, Article Exchange

CREATED: 06 January 2017, 05:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

As we continue to advance and evolve our technology, we will be performing a system upgrade on Sunday, 5 February 2017, from 12:00 am-8:00 am US Eastern Standard Time (UTC -5). The following services will be unavailable to members globally during this time: WorldShare Acquisitions, WorldShare Circulation, WorldShare Collection Manager, WorldShare Record Manager and WorldShare Interlibrary Loan (ILL). APIs associated with these services, along with WorldShare support services, including billing and analytics, will also be unavailable during this time.

Thank you for your support. If you have any questions about these upcoming activities, please contact your local customer support team.

04 January 2017, 03:59 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Scheduled: FirstSearch Scheduled Downtime

AFFECTED SERVICES: FirstSearch

CREATED: 04 January 2017, 03:59 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

FirstSearch will be down Sunday January 8th from 2:00 am to 9:00 am Eastern Standard Time (US) for scheduled maintenance.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Inactive Alerts

08 January 2017, 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Resolved: OCLC Service Disruption

AFFECTED SERVICES: FirstSearch, QuestionPoint

CREATED: 08 January 2017, 06:41 AM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

OCLC has identified a disruption to services. We are investigating and are working to restore these services. We apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your support. Thank you.

All OCLC services have been restored. We apologize for the disruption this outage has caused you and your users.

06 January 2017, 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Resolved: WorldCat data sync delay in posting of reports

AFFECTED SERVICES: Batch Processing

CREATED: 04 January 2017, 05:59 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

As part of our ongoing commitment to keep OCLC members informed of system issues, we want to let you know that WorldCat data sync collections are currently experiencing a delay in the posting of reports.

We apologize for any inconvenience.