[COMPLETED] Extended Downtime Notification - 23.09.2020

UPDATE 12:09: Our work is complete and Tranquility is back online and accepting connections.

Thanks for bearing with us!

UPDATE 12:05: Extended downtime will continue while we iron out the last couple of issues.

UPDATE 11:37: The extended downtime will now be pushed out an additional 30 minutes from the original schedule to 12:00 UTC. Hang in there!

UPDATE 11:35: The extended downtime will last just a little bit longer. We’ll let you know as soon as TQ is back up!

Hi everyone,

There will be an extended downtime on Wednesday, 23 September while we configure and test some new hardware.

Downtime will commence at the usual time of 11:00 UTC and may last for up to 30 minutes but as always if work is completed early Tranquility will be accepting connections again just as soon as it’s ready.

Updates will be provided in this thread and on the EVE Status Twitter account.


Any idea when the next TQ to SISI copy will happen?


New hamsters everyone! \o/


Ooo Server Upgrade?

Would be nice a new dev blog with server specs as it has been in the past.
It’s a nice read for us techy nerds


Nothing that dramatic, just some new DB equipment. :slight_smile:


Good luck :grinning: Hardware upgrades can have “interesting” surprises!


What could possibly go wrong?..:wink:


should they not upgrade from hamsters to, idk, new york city sewer rats? much bigger and more powerful


hmmm upgrades for db stuff , interesting

new hamsters must have had an undiagnosed case of plague, because im pretty sure the existing hammies have died…

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just happy i sleep through maint so longer then normal maint ya have fun

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No, just newer ones. Ones far younger and more powerful!

Awe… so cute. A whole 30 minutes!

I remember when daily downtime was an hour, if everything went smoothly. This 30 minutes is a blessing!


The inside scoop is they are installing bigger treadmiills so they can upgrade from hamsters to Guinea Pigs. It will save them a bundle since they have 20-30,000 Guinea Pigs online at any given moment.


Que bien :slight_smile:

interesting, hmmm, maybe better fleet fights and less tidi?

Can’t do it. The sewer rats from New York are too much trouble. They’re unionized.

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I have figure out what is happening and what is coming and oh boy! What a twist!

I love doing hardware upgrades for games… Last one I did was a server upgrade for Roblox… All the SSDs, RAM, and CPU. Took me 4 hours total. >.<