Subject: OSCER: Boomer moving in 2013, probably Jan 14-18
From: Henry Neeman 
Date: Fri, 4 Jan 2013 17:34:58 -0600 (CST)
OSCER users,


It appears extremely likely that the Boomer move will occur
Jan 14-18 as predicted, but there's a small probability that
the move might be delayed.

We'll send out updates and reminders.



On Mon, 10 Dec 2012, Henry Neeman wrote:

>Boomer is moving to OU IT's new data center, hopefully in
>The move is expected to require approximately 1 week of
>In 2013, Boomer will move to OU IT's new data center at the
>just-opened Four Partners Place (4PP), on the Research Campus.
>Our target move date is mid-January, but that's not finalized
>We expect the move to require approximately 1 week of downtime.
>4PP is just behind 3PP and just across the street from 1PP and
>We're working with our colleagues across OU IT to finalize the
>schedule for the move.
>We're hoping for the week of Jan 14-18, which is the first week
>of classes.
>That would balance providing us adequate time to prepare for the
>move after the holidays, while minimizing the inconvenience for
>research and education.
>Henry Neeman (
>Executive Director, Research Computing & Services, Information Technology
>Director, OU Supercomputing Center for Education & Research (OSCER), IT
>Associate Professor, College of Engineering
>Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Computer Science
>The University of Oklahoma
>SRTC/HPC, 101 David L. Boren Blvd., Norman OK 73019
>405-325-5386 (office), 405-325-3442 (fax), 405-245-3823 (cell),
> (to e-mail me a text message)