Sys3 Email Systems Upgrade 3rd December 2011
*** Update 2330 hrs 3rd December 2011 ***
All mail services have now been restored on the new platform. DNS continues to propogate.
Please contact email@example.com should you be experiencing any mail issues.
Thankyou for your patience.
*** Update 2230 hrs 3rd December 2011 ***
Sys3 mail services were stopped at 2200 hrs, dns records have been updated and are now propogating to name servers around the world.
We expect mail services to be restored at approximately 2345 hrs
*** Update 1700 hrs 1st December 2011 ***
sys3internet.net TTL’s have been dropped to 15 minutes in preparation for the move on Saturday Evening.
Please be advised that Sys3 Limited will be completing a major email systems upgrade commencing Saturday 3rd December 2011
The maintenance window will start at 2200 and close at 0200, Sunday 4th December 2011.
The following Email services will be unavailable during the maintenance window while all email data is replicated to the new platform:
This upgrade also involves updating sys3internet.net DNS records. We have taken the following steps to reduce impact on users:
- Domain (sys3internet.net) TTL’s reduced to 3 hours Monday 28th November 2011
- Reduce Domain TTL’s to 15 minutes Friday 2nd December 2011
These steps should assist in the fast propogation of the updated DNS Records to caching DNS servers on the Internet.
The update will include updating the following names with the following new IP addresses:
- pop3.sys3internet.net will update to IP: 22.214.171.124
- smtp.sys3internet.net will update to IP: 126.96.36.199
- imap.sys3internet.net will update to IP: 188.8.131.52
- wm.sys3internet.net will update to IP: 184.108.40.206
Please visit this blog for updates and Contact Sys3 if you need to discuss any aspect of this upgrade
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