Many cloud and dedicated accounts are receiving notices like the one shown below. We expect little to no impact from this maintenance.
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Rackspace has prepared the following summary for this scheduled maintenance window.
April 19th, 2015
00:01 – 06:00 CDT
On April 19th, 2015, from 00:01 – 06:00 CDT, Rackspace will upgrade the operating system on an aggregation router providing service to a network switch in your cabinet.
During this time, you may lose network connectivity. Once the switch has been upgraded, all connectivity will be restored. We have taken precautions in preparation for this maintenance and anticipate only a few brief disruptions during the 6 hour window.
The following devices will be impacted:
We apologize for any inconvenience. These changes are necessary to help Rackspace continue to deliver optimal performance and reliability for your hosting environment. If you have any questions, please contact your support team.
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