Weekend 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.…

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Conductor Outage

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.…

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Conductor v13.8.15

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.

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Conductor Performance Updates

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.…

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Conductor Weekend Maintenance

UPDATE: The maintenance has been moved to Sunday, December 16 at 1pm.


In a push to reduce recent Conductor slowness, on Saturday, December 15 Conductor will experience two periods of downtime for a scheduled hardware upgrade. At 1pm EST and 3pm EST Conductor will be taken off-line by our hosting provider to upgrade the server hardware. During this time period, websites will be unavailable to the public and site admins will not have the ability to make changes.…

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Conductor Server Outage

Conductor and all associated sites were unavailable today from approximately 10:10am to 11:22am. The server experienced a resources issue which caused the server to lock-up requiring a hard reboot. We will be working with our provider to find solutions to prevent this from happening again.

We apologize for any inconvenience this outage may have caused.…

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Conductor Outage Explained

This morning, at approximately 3:45am, Conductor's database server stopped responding. At approximately 6:45am, the database server was brought back up.

In the lead up to the outage, no information was lost. During the outage, any updates via the Conductor admin may not have been saved.

I have investigated the cause and have made some initial adjustments to ensure that this particular problem does not happen again.…

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Conductor Navigation Changes

This past month, we added the ability to better manage a site's navigation. Prior to the update, all News for a given site lived at http://my-conductor-site.nd.edu/news/ and all Events lived at http://my-conductor-site.nd.edu/events/. As of Conductor 2.0.0, this need not be the case.

You can now have your News module at any location. Maybe you want a page called "News and Events", and want the News as a subpage of the "News and Events." So your News module could be at http://my-conductor-site.nd.edu/news-and-events/news.…

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