RCD Radio Clara Maintenance Schedule – Live Stream Disruption for Maintenance Every 20th of the Month

RCD Radio Logo RedThis blog post is information on why the RCD Radio Live stream will shut off for about 30-60 minutes every 20th of each month.

This is because the server in which the stream is on, we will be shutting down the stream for a bit of scheduled maintenance on the 24/7 Server, (This also includes the RoBots which run on the server) we shall run a monthly Windows Updates, any inside cleaning of the server which needs doing and making sure the server is in a safe condition to run plus a cooling down.

IMG_6676We shall also be carrying out any maintenance on the machine which needs doing, besides any Windows Updates, during the downtime, the server will not be accessible until this scheduled maintenance has been carried out, our feed will resume as soon as possible, we shall let you know the status of the server (Live feed) when its down and up on our Twitter and Facebook pages.

Thank you for your co-operation, if you have any questions about this, please leave a comment or contact us on Twitter or Facebook.

24/7 Live Streaming Server in Operation FROM TODAY! – Public Test Transmission Starts Today

IMG_6657We are very happy to inform our listeners that RCD Radio has finally, at long last, launched its 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Live Streaming Audio feed on a new Dell Precision T3400 Server.

From today we shall be streaming 24/7 using a brand new server, but this is not an official launch, right now we shall be testing the new server to make sure everything is in working perfect order, the new stream shall not be shown on our Live page until its official launch, this is known as a test transmission.

This will be our first public broadcast on the new Vaughn Live streaming platform, we would love to know what you think about it.

Our official planned launch for the 24/7 streaming shall be on Wednesday 1st October 2014 from 6pm on our Live page, but for now we are doing a test transmission and we want you to be involved.

To get involved and to listen to our test transmission from our new server, go to http://rcdradio.com/testtransmission – You will find the audio feed on that page, we would also like you to fill out a quick 4 question survey on the quality of the feed, Not the type of music playing, so we can make any changes before its launch on the 1st October, you can find the survey at http://survey.rcdradio.com

IMG_6676Recap

So, to recap, the public test transmission starts today for users to tune in and listen and to give feedback on our survey, the test transmission can be found at http://rcdradio.com/testtransmission and the survey for your feedback on the feed can be found at http://survey.rcdradio.com

If you have any problems viewing the feed, please either contact us on twitter or facebook, or on our irc chat, or use our contact form

One more thing, RSVP our launch event on Facebook, just go to http://rcdr.me/1CFXnXA

Thank you for supporting us and enjoy!