We don't measure uptime yet, however, to address part of your question,
planned outages (maintenance windows) should not count against your
The Moody Bible Institute
From: Ted Frohling - NTS [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Tuesday, October 31, 2006 4:09 PM
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Subject: [NETMAN] Network uptime question
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I cross-posted a similar message to the Security list (knowing that it
was off-topic). I'm really hoping this hasn't been discussed recently.
A brief scan didn't turn up any similar requests, so...
Are you calculating network uptime at your institutions? How are you
doing it? What are you measuring? Are maintenance periods counted?
What tools are you using to do the collection, archival and
Thanks very much,
Ted Frohling (TF30-ARIN) The University of Arizona
520.621.4834 Network Architecture and Security Consultant CC Room 114
tsf-at-Arizona-dot-EDU Network Technology Solutions PO Box 210073
www.Telcom.Arizona.EDU/tsf Tucson, AZ 85721-0073
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