There's a decent sized deploy going out today. No downtime is expected, but there will be a few momentary (1 or 2 second) hiccups in availability.
There were a total of ten sites launched this month. Eight of those were launched on the last week before break.
A few minor bugfixes will be deployed today. No downtime is expected.
Conductor is getting a minor update today.
A minor bugfix for Conductor will be released today.
Conductor v13.11.14 is being released today. It mostly contains bugfixes and upgrades to several libraries that Conductor uses.
This weekend, the Conductor admin and public sites will be unavailable from 11PM on Saturday November 9th to approximately 3AM on Sunday November 10th for scheduled maintenance.
Sunday, October 13 from 2-6 a.m.
This weekend Conductor will be taken down for maintenance. During that time our hosting provider will be moving our servers to new hardware to address some recent server failures. All Conductor sites and admins will be unavailable during the outage. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.…
Conductor v13.9.27 will be released shortly. It features a permissions bugfix.
Conductor v13.9.25 will be released today. It fixes several minor bugs.
Conductor v13.9.24 has been deployed. It fixes a bug in the pages section of the admin.
Conductor v13.9.23 will be deployed today, with added support for author-specific news listings and better image processing.
Starting at 11:30pm on Friday, September 13, Conductor and all sites will be down for extended maintenance. During this time, our hosting provider will be moving the physical server that hosts Conductor to a new data center. Total downtime will be approximately six hours.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.…
Conductor v13.8.15 will be deployed tomorrow. It's a minor release.
Scheduled for 7:30am on Thursday, August 15, 2013, this release will cause minor downtime when deployed. We expect this downtime to be less than 5 minutes, but during that time the admin will be unavailable. Public sites should not be affected.…
The v13.8.8 release had some minor errors in it, which have been resolved with two patches.
Conductor v13.8.8 will be released Thursday, August 8. 10 minutes of downtime is expected.
Conductor v13.7.19 is released today. It's a minor release.
We are introducing a new release numbering format. Going forward, release names will follow the format "v<year>.<month>.<day>", based on the date that the deploy is performed. If multiple deploys are performed in a single day, a "-p<n>" will be appended to the release number: "p" for "patch," and "n" as the patch number for that day's release.
Following the hardware upgrades that occurred before break, we have put into place several changes to Conductor and upgrades to the server between last Friday (the 4th) and this morning at 6 AM. These updates should result in dramatic performance improvements for Conductor. We have other upgrades in the works to further improve performance in the coming months.…
Thank you for your patience as we upgrade Conductor's server structure. Conductor has seen rapid growth—we recently launched our 300th site, and nearly 1,300 members of the Notre Dame community are trained Conductor users. To add to that, external traffic is at an all-time high.
With growth comes the need for infrastructure upgrades.…