ECS Events and Alerts
January 12, 2015 - 7:00am to 7:30am
ICON has a scheduled maintenance window on Monday, January 12, 2015 from 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM for system patch application. During this maintenance window, there will be a 5 to 10 minute outage where the system will be offline and unavailable for use.
January 9, 2015 - 6:00am to 7:00am
ECS will perform network maintenance on Friday, 9 January 2015, from 6-6:30am. All services -- file, web, connectivity, network -- in the Seamans Center will be affected, as will services in ERF and SHL including IIHR out buildings. The network should be restored by 6:30am. Other services, such as printing and file access, may not be available until 7am.
January 4, 2015 - 7:00am to 7:30am
ECS needs to upgrade the router and some of the network switches so networking will be unavailable from 7-7:30am on Sunday, 4 January 2015. This downtime will affect ERF, SC, and SHL. Note that this downtime will affect the wireless network in all 3 buildings.
December 23, 2014 - 6:00am to 10:00am
ITS has scheduled a maintenance for the Panopto SQL database on Tuesday, December 23rd from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
ITS will be moving the Panopto SQL database to a new cluster, moving content to new storage, disabling SSLv3, and performing some F5 maintenance tasks.
January 6, 2015 - 7:00am to 4:00pm
ICON will be upgraded to a new version (10.3 SP13) on Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 from 7:00 am - 4:00 pm.
January 8, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
ITS has scheduled a upgrade for the Wiki service (wiki.uiowa.edu) on Thursday, January 8th, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Wiki will be offline as we upgrade to a newer version.The upgrade contains several bug fixes and small feature changes. Please see https://wiki.uiowa.edu/display/DOC/2014/12/12/January+2015+Wiki+Upgrade for more information
December 2, 2014 - 11:45am
If you are running Mac OS X 10.10, Yosemite, read the new information about how to get around the current Netconnect problem.
November 6, 2014 - 5:00am to 7:00am
Because of work that ITS is doing on its infrastructure, on Thursday, 6 November, from 5-7:00am there will be no network connectivity from the Seamans Center to the rest of campus or to the internet.
October 13, 2014 - 7:30am to 8:00am
ITS has scheduled a MATLAB License Server upgrade to MATLAB R2014b for Engineering on Monday, October 13th from 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM:
Outage time is anticipated to be 20 minutes per server but my be less. During the upgrade, no licenses can be checked from the server.
September 30, 2014 - 7:00am to 10:00am
ICON will be upgraded to 10.2 Service Pack 14 (SP 14) on Tuesday, September 30th at 7:00am.
No downtime is required for this installation. There are several bug fixes, as well as a new feature to restore deleted discussion forums and topics from the interface.
See https://icon.uiowa.edu/help/blog/icon-10-2-sp14/ for more details about the changes in this service pack.