From 5PM on Friday June 20 until 5AM on Monday July 21, the following scaling factors will apply:

- Between 00:00 and 02:59, a scale factor of 0.1 (same as term times)
- Between 03:00 and 05:59, a scale factor of 0.05 (same as term times)
- Between 06:00 and 07:59, a scale factor of 0.1 (same as term times)
- Between 08:00 and 23:59, a scale factor of
**0.4**(rather than the term time value of 1.0)

More information on how these scaling factors, and the Internet demand-side management system, work can be found at http://www.ru.ac.za/quota/dsm.html.