NYMEX issued the following notice today, January 18, 2008:
Attention NYMEX Market Data vendors,
Please be advised that the network maintenance which was previously scheduled for tomorrow,
Saturday, January 19, 2008, has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 16, 2008. A reminder will be sent out the second week of February. As a result of this maintenance, internal testing of Globex Market Data from the CME MDP will be necessary. However, there is no need for Market Data Vendors to interpret or analyze test data on this date, and it is asked that you please ignore all test data received over any of the ITC 2.1/RLC channels for NYMEX or COMEX products on the CME MDP (channels 30, 31, 32, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, or 43).
· Test messages disseminated over CME MDP will be for the fictitious trade date of 2/16.
· Data will not be disseminated over the NYMEX ITC 2.1 Multicast feed during this test.
Thank you for your cooperation.