Service Status

Service Status

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About This Site

Welcome to the UKCloud status page. This page enables you to monitor the availability and overall health of our platforms.

If you need help finding the Region and Zone information, see here: UKCloud services by zone

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UKCloud for VMware: All Regions and Zones – 16 April – 30 June.

We are planning for vCloud Director 9.7 upgrade and here are some key points you need to consider in coming months:

• Public Sandbox ( will be upgraded from vCD 9.5 to vCD 9.7 by 24th of April. Please spend some time testing your code against this sandbox. If you need an account setup, please speak to your account manager (TAM).

• vCloud Director 9.7 supports only advanced edge gateways (HTML5). You must convert any legacy non-advanced edge gateway to an advanced gateway by 31st of May 2019. Following this date, UKCloud will convert all outstanding legacy edges to advanced gateways for you without further notice. This can be done by following this guide: Otherwise, please speak to our customer service team and they can assist you.

• vCloud Director 9.7 is the last release of vCloud Director to support vCloud API version 20. This API version is deprecated in this release and will not be supported in future releases. New vCloud API version is 32. Please check and update if your deployment code or applications relies on old vCloud APIs. Use the Sandbox to test new APIs and your code.

• Supported browsers are:

            Google Chrome 72.0.3626.109 
            Mozilla Firefox 60.5.1ESR
            Microsoft Edge 42.17134.1.0
            Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.590.171340

• If you are using PowerCLI to interact with our vCloud Director instances, minimum version supported is 11.0.0.

Planned Maintenance – Network Maintenance – (ASSURED), Region 6 – (23 April)


UKCloud will be performing upgrades to region 6 network equipment.


Tuesday 23 April 20:00 - 23:59

Impact to customer?

No impact anticipated but customers may experience minor packet loss during the upgrades

Timings for packet loss throughout the maintenance window:

20:30 - first switch upgrade – REGION 6 POD F

21:30 - second switch upgrade - REGION 6 POD F

22:30 - RMA on faulty equipment

23:30 - third switch upgrade - REGION 6 POD F

*Change reference number: 1007336

Emergency Maintenance - Internet Connectivity, (ASSURED), Region 1,2,4,5 & 6 - (24 April)


Internet Edge Firmware Upgrades in Farnborough


Wednesday 24 April 00:01 - 02:00

Impact to customer?

Customers may experience brief packet loss while traffic converges during the upgrade.

Change reference number: 1012718

Planned Maintenance – UKCloud for VMWare – (ELEVATED), Region 8 (Cross Domain Guard) – (24 April)


UKCloud will be performing upgrades of host firmware.


Wednesday 24 April 02:00 - 05:00

Impact to customer?

During this time there may be impact to the UKCloud Guard service as we migrate, upgrade and power cycle the hosts providing this service.

Change reference number: 1007335

Planned Maintenance – Internet Connectivity – (ASSURED), All Regions – (24 - 25 April)


Routine maintenance will be carried out on the Farnborough and Corsham Internet transit devices.


Wednesday 24 April 20:00 - Thursday 25 April 02:00

Impact to customer?

During the maintenance window, all inbound and outbound customer traffic that is currently transiting selected core network equipment will converge onto our other providers. Customers might experience packet loss while the network converges onto our redundant paths.

20:00 First upgrade

22:00 Second upgrade

00:00 Third upgrade

Change reference number: 1012633

Past Incidents

30th January 2019

Region 6 - Zone 1A Platform Incident - UKCloud for Oracle Region 6 Zone 1A

We are aware of an issue impacting Region 6 Zone 1A

Customers may see their Oracle environment has restarted, or currently be stopped. Customers can start their instances, or contact our UKCloud for Oracle support team if further assistance is required

This incident is currently under investigation and we will provide more detailed information as soon as possible.

29th January 2019

Platform Incident - UKCloud for VMware, Region 6 Zone F - 29/01/19

We are aware of a problem affecting connectivity to VMs in Region 6 Zone F.

This incident is currently under investigation and updates will be provided when available.

If you believe your service has been affected, please contact Cloud Support.

28th January 2019

No incidents reported

27th January 2019

No incidents reported

26th January 2019

No incidents reported

25th January 2019

No incidents reported

24th January 2019

Potential Incident - UKCloud Assured Portal, 24 Jan 2019

We are aware of a potential issue when raising tickets on the UKCloud Assured Portal

This is currently being investigated and we will provide an update as soon as possible.