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Planned IT Outages

All planned IT system outages are posted as soon as they are scheduled. Participants can view outage notification details for the same day, as well as outages planned in the future.


Participants can also view information about outages that occurred in the past 60 days by selecting Archive in the table below.

Planned Outages for 16 Apr 2024

Outage Times Systems Description
13:03 -13:08 EST Dispatch Service

Automated dispatch instructions sent via Dispatch Service will be unavailable. The IESO will manually dispatch by phone as necessary. The Dispatch Service Web UI users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify connected after the outage.

Users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify access (MP action may be required).

14:33 - 14:43 EST Dispatch Service

Automated dispatch instructions sent via Dispatch Service will be unavailable. The IESO will manually dispatch by phone as necessary. The Dispatch Service Web UI users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify connected after the outage.

Users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify access (MP action may be required).

Future Outages

Outage Times Systems Description
April 19, 2024
13:03 -13:08 EST Dispatch Service

Automated dispatch instructions sent via Dispatch Service will be unavailable. The IESO will manually dispatch by phone as necessary. The Dispatch Service Web UI users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify connected after the outage.

Users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify access (MP action may be required).

14:33 - 14:43 EST Dispatch Service

Automated dispatch instructions sent via Dispatch Service will be unavailable. The IESO will manually dispatch by phone as necessary. The Dispatch Service Web UI users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify connected after the outage.

Users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify access (MP action may be required).

April 24, 2024
13:00 - 14:00 EST IESO Reports Site The Adequacy  report will not be published.
12:15 - 16:30 EST Day-Ahead Optimization System (DAOS) The Eligible Energy Limited Resource Optimization (EELR) run of the Day-Ahead Commitment Process (DACP) DAOS will not occur:
  • EELRs will be unable to resubmit their offers for consideration in the DACP after the initial DAOS run
  • If the initial DAOS run is successful, it will be considered the Schedule of Record
12:15 - 12:45 EST Dispatch Service

Automated dispatch instructions sent via Dispatch Service will be unavailable. The IESO will manually dispatch by phone as necessary. The Dispatch Service Web UI users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify connected after the outage.

Users may get disconnected and will need to login and verify access (MP action may be required).

13:00 - 13:10 EST IESO Reports Site The Predispatch report will not be published.
12:15 - 12:45 EST IESO Reports Site Confidential Report publication will be delayed.

Public Report publication will be delayed.