16th Jun 2022
June 15 - Brief grid shutdown at 8PM - Completed

 

20:30 - Completed.

19:00 - Some critical microcode updates need to be applied to all grid servers tonight.

The grid will be offline from 8PM to 8:20PM.

15th Jun 2022
April 23 - Saturday 1PM Community meeting

Discovery Grid Community Meeting April 23 - 1PM grid time All residents and HG visitors are invited and strongly encouraged to come to the second 2022 Discovery Grid community meeting taking place at region "The Annex". Please be there. I will cover the following topics: - The new TOS and copyright issues and actions - The new DG WEB site - ... Read More »

22nd Apr 2022
Mar 22 - New Terms of Service Effective May 1st

The Discovery Grid terms of service has been updated. It will become effective May 1st, 2022. Please read it and agree to it before May. The changes to the TOS are clearly marked with revision bars. The biggest change relates to new federal laws and regulations throughout the United States and the European Union. They require content hosting ... Read More »

22nd Mar 2022
Mar 14 - New WEB site Design

The DG WEB site has been restyled. It is faster, easier to navigate and looks great on tablets and phones. About half the pages are converted, so some pages still exhibit the old style. The process should be completed in another week.

 

 

14th Mar 2022
Mar 1 - Security Updates - Grid Maintenance Completed

2:00PM - The grid is back online.

1:28PM - Several important security updates have to be applied. The grid will be offline from 1:30PM to 2PM grid time today.

 

 

 

1st Mar 2022
Feb 1 - Grid Maintenance Completed at 01:14 grid time

01:14 AM - UPDATE: Grid maintenance has completed early. The grid is back online.

12:40 AM - All servers will undergo maintenance to upgrade them to the latest linux. Down time begins at 1 AM grid time lastinmg for approximately 30 minutes.

 

 

1st Feb 2022
Jan 12 - Server rs14 is failing - Regions Moved

15:20 - UPDATE: What's left on RS14 are some of the ocean regions. It needs some load to help catch the problem for analysis. There was ample capacity in the grid to relocate the private regions without causing any lag. 03:40 - UPDATE: All private and sponsored regions in rs14 were copied to other servers. except for Bathurst, Eclectic Dreams, ... Read More »

12th Jan 2022
Discovery Grid Community Meeting January 15th - 1PM grid time

Discovery Grid Community Meeting January 15th - 1PM grid time All residents and HG visitors are invited and strongly encouraged to come to the first 2022 Discovery Grid community meeting taking place at region "The Annex". We will discuss the planned grid changes and new features to come. Be prepared to express your wishes for the grid. This is a ... Read More »

10th Jan 2022
Jan 5 - Grid Restart 1AM - 1:30AM

All region and grid restart commences at 1AM grid time. The grid will be back up in 30 minutes for server updates.

5th Jan 2022