Maintenance: WebSphere Application Server (possible action needed)
  • WebSphere Application Server
  • Germany
  • 713753
  • Description
    Update Description: We will be upgrading the backend infrastructure for WebSphere Application Server on the IBM Cloud platform. During this upgrade process, the DNS server that is referenced by the WebSphere Virtual Machines (VMs) will be unavailable.

    Maintenance Duration: 360 minutes

    Type of Disruption: Running applications and existing service instances

    Disruptive Description: If you are not relying on host name resolutions in your virtual machine, you should not notice any disruptions. However, if you are relying on host name resolutions, you can manually append the /etc/resolv.conf file in your virtual machine to use your preferred DNS server prior to the maintenance window to avoid any disruptions. An alternate DNS server provided by the IBM Cloud platform is For additional information, see" target="_blank">Network environment documentation.

    Disruption Duration: 360 minutes