Friday, April 23, 2021

UTP Vendor Alert #2021 - 4
REMINDER: 2021 Failover and Market Wide Circuit Breaker Testing Schedule

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What you need to know:

  • As previously announced, UTP will conduct data center failover testing to the secondary data center as well as Market-Wide Circuit Breaker (MWCB) Breach Level 1 and 2 (7% breach and 13% breach) testing with the industry exchanges on Saturday, May 1, 2021, from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm ET. UTP Data Subscribers are invited to participate in these quarterly tests to validate that their processing is as expected within their systems.
  • Testing will be conducted between 9:00 - 12:00 a.m. ET. Specific failover times will be unannounced in order to simulate unexpected real-time occurrences.
  • Testing Schedule for 2021 is as follows:
    • Saturday, May 1, 2021 (Failover; MWCB Level 1 & 2 Test #1)
    • Saturday, August 21, 2021 (Failover; MWCB Level 1 & 2 Test #2)
    • Saturday, September 11, 2021 (Dedicated MWCB Level 1, 2 & 3)
    • Saturday, December 4, 2021 (Failover; MWCB Level 1 & 2 Test #3)