Status Report

NASA NOMAD: Email Services Being Stopped at Johnson Space Center (JSC)

By SpaceRef Editor
September 12, 2008
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NASA NOMAD: Email Services Being Stopped at Johnson Space Center (JSC)

Subject: Email Services Being Stopped at Johnson Space Center (JSC)
From: “Nomad-Outreach”
Date: Friday, September 12, 2008

Email Services Being Stopped at Johnson Space Center (JSC)

Date: Friday, September 12, 2008

Time: 7 PM Eastern / 6 PM Central / 4 PM Pacific

Customers Affected: Customers sending messages to users primarily at GRC, WSTF, JSC, NSSC and DFRC.

Systems Affected: NOMAD


Email, Calendaring, and Outlook Web Access (OWA) services will be stopped today in preparation for hurricane IKE for all customers located on the JSC servers. Customers located primarily at the following centers will be not be able to send or receive email messages.

1. Glenn Research Center (GRC)
2. White Sands Test Facility (WSTF)
3. Johnson Space Center (JSC)
4. NASA Shared Services Center (NSSC)
5. Dryden Flight Research Center (DFRC)

If you attempt to send messages to impacted customers, located primarily at the above Centers, your message will not be delivered until the email services are restarted.

Please be advised that all critical users located at the above Centers will not be impacted. Critical users by Center are located in the Global Address List. To review the list by Center, please use the following syntax as an example, NSSC-DL-CriticalUser-Moves. Reviewing the list properties will show the member of the list.

If there is a power outage lasting more than 48 hours, a temporary email account will be created for all impacted customers at the above centers on Sunday evening. Please be advised that only messages sent to impacted customers after this time will be available to them through their temporary account until all email services are restarted.

You will receive notification when email services for all users have been restarted. Information for NOMAD customers will be posted to the NOMAD Status Page at:

Should you have any questions regarding this notice, please contact the ODIN IT Help Desk at

SpaceRef staff editor.