New reservation limit

Duygu Kuzum duygu at stanford.edu
Sat Jun 14 08:58:09 PDT 2008


Dear Users,

Could you check and make sure that your reservations are not more than  
16 hours limit? New limit application starts tomorrow so please check  
your reservations again.

Thanks.

Quoting Mihir Tendulkar <mihirt at stanford.edu>:

> Dear users,
>
>      After some recent complaints over reservation abuse policy, we've
> come up with a new rule change for the Cascade.
>
>      Previously, we had a 10-hour prime time limit (M-F 8-6pm) for the
> following 7 days, and unlimited reservations outside of prime time.
> This led to many users booking tons of time they didn't plan to use,
> and canceling at the last minute. As such, the reservation history is
> constantly full but the usage history has many gaps in it.
>
>      We are now instituting a reservation limit cap. The prime time
> limit is now 8 hours, and each user is permitted a total of 16 hours of
> reservations for the following 7 days. We hope this will cut down on
> frivolous reservations.
>
>      We are open to feedback and will consider further changes as warranted.
>
> -- 
> Mihir Tendulkar
> Applied Physics PhD Candidate
> Nishi Group, Stanford University





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