REMINDER: Server Room Maintenance 5/23

As mentioned in the IR Update this month, we will be performing maintenance in our Server Room. Please see the article from this month’s IR Update below.

Semester Break

As we mention each month in the Update, the weekend after graduation is set aside for major maintenance for the information technology infrastructure. Outages may occur from Friday, 5/22, at 6 p.m. till Memorial Day, 5/25, at 8 a.m.

The AB1 Data Center will be down Saturday, 5/23. This planned outage will include Blackboard, Nell, SamWeb, SamMenu, Exchange mail, telephones, and all other campus-wide IT systems. We will be working with McCaffety Electric and Strike ProTech: to complete a number of items, such as:

* Installation of new Data Center firewalls
* Testing of Emergency Power Off system
* Testing of fire suppression system
* Server IP addressing changes

Please just enjoy your holiday weekend and take a break!

Author: lucrecia chandler

Cherwell, Communications, and Training Manager for IT@Sam