ECS Events and Alerts
- Jun26 June 26, 2014 - 2:00pm
June 20, 2014 - 2:30pm
Blackboard Collaborate has announced they will be having a maintenance window at 9:00 PM, Saturday, June 21, 2014 until 5:00 AM on Sunday, June 22, 2014 (EST).
During that time, sessions and recordings may be unavailable. This maintenance window is necessary to resolve the following issues:
June 12, 2014 - 10:45am
ITS is expanding the UI Wireless coverage in the Seamans Center. Over the next 2 weeks you may see electricians in classrooms, conference rooms, hallways, and offices to install additional wireless access points as well as the necessary conduit and cabling.
June 7, 2014 - 6:30am
Early Saturday morning on June 7 an error in a data processing system triggered a flood of incorrect "Engineering Account Inactivation--First Notice" email messages. Please disregard these notices. Your account access and data are not at risk, and you need not take any action.
We are working on correcting the problem and will post an update here. We apologize for any confusion it may have caused.
June 13, 2014 - 9:00pm
ECS will upgrade the home directory and share file server sometime this summer. This downtime had been scheduled for Friday, 13 June, 9pm until 8am Saturday, 14 June.
May 29, 2014 - 9:15am
The ICON upgrade has been completed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXBEV-K5hXU has an overview of the changes in this version of ICON. The major changes are:
June 1, 2014 - 7:00am to 9:00am
University Operations has scheduled an electrical shutdown for the Seamans Center on Sunday, 1 June 2014, from 7-9:00am. This shutdown will affect the air handlers, elevators, air complressors, and pumps in SC. This shutdown may affect all power in the building. Best practice is to close all files and quiesce all jobs.
If you have questions or concerns, contact Work Control Center at 319-335-5071.
May 23, 2014 - 10:00pm to May 24, 2014 - 12:00am
ETC needs to complete the work on the web server that was started last week. The web server will be down from 10pm - midnight on Friday, 23 May.
May 26, 2014 - 7:30am to 5:00pm
The Windows file server will be down intermittently for maintenance beginning at 7:30am on Monday, 26 May 2014. If you are working on home directory or share files on 5/26, save your work often and be prepared to be interrupted from time to time. Normal service should be restored in the afternoon.
May 16, 2014 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
ECS will take the engineering web server down for maintenance beginning at 5:30pm on Friday, 16 May. For the first couple hours of the maintenance window you will be able to view web pages. After that and until the web server is back up, there will be no access to engineering web pages.
If you have questions or concerns about this down time, please contact the Engineering Help Desk, 1253 SC, 319-335-5055.