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SCHEDULED – Cisco Operating System Update for Analog Routers: Tuesday, 9/22 – Friday, 9/25: (9:00PM – 11:59PM)

DETAILS OF WORK – Connected analog devices will experience brief interruptions while the Cisco Internetwork Operating System (IOS) software is updated on analog routers. Any disruptions will last less than 5 minutes per device and will occur afterhours, while each router reboots. Affected devices will include faxes, hallway phones, analog conference phones, and credit card terminals.

Please see below for scheduled dates and times for each building/location.

Date                                                               Building/Location
Tuesday, 9/22, 9:00PM – 11:59PM        110, 156 & 163 William Street
Wednesday, 9/23, 9:00PM – 11:59PM  Pleasantville Campus
Thursday, 9/24, 9:00PM – 11:59PM      White Plains Law School
Friday, 9/25, 9:00PM – 11:59PM            1 Pace Plaza & 41 Park Row

SERVICES AFFECTED – Analog devices, such as faxes, hallway phones, analog conference phones, and credit card terminals

REASON FOR WORK – This work is necessary to update the Cisco Internetwork Operating System (IOS) on analog routers.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Banner Maintenance: Sunday, 9/20: 4:00AM – 10:00AM

DETAILS OF WORK – The Banner Production Database will be unavailable while we patch Oracle databases.

SERVICES AFFECTED – Banner Production Database (Banner Admin and Banner Self-Service) and all related third party products (such as MyPace Portal, TouchNet, Appworx, PayPal, E-Procurement, etc.).

REASON FOR WORK – We will be patching Oracle databases.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Server Maintenance: Thursday, 9/17: 10:00PM – 11:59PM

DETAILS OF WORK – There will be brief disruptions on all University-wide systems as we apply critical system patches. The downtime on each server will be minimal (15 minutes) during this period.

SERVICES AFFECTED – Listserv, Portal, Web File Storage, Personal web pages, and applications on Appsrv. Special Note: Banner and Blackboard will not be affected.

REASON FOR WORK – Applying security patches to all servers

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – (Valhalla) Network Maintenance: Thursday, 9/10: 1:10PM – 1:40PM

Due to an issue with the current equipment on the Valhalla campus, which continues to cause network instability at that location, we need to expedite the scheduled maintenance below.

Thus, this work has been rescheduled for today, Thursday, 9/10, from 1:10PM – 1:40PM.

Please see details below.


DETAILS OF WORK – ITS will be replacing network equipment at the Summit (Valhalla campus). During this time, access to Internet (wired/wireless), administrative telephones, and related network services, such as remote desktop connections, will be unavailable on the Valhalla campus.

SERVICES AFFECTED – Network/Internet Access (wired/wireless), Administrative Telephones, Remote Desktop Connection.

REASON FOR WORK – This work is necessary to replace network equipment.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Server Maintenance: Thursday, 8/20: 10:00PM – 11:59PM

DETAILS OF WORK – There will be brief disruptions on all University-wide systems as we apply critical system patches. The downtime on each server will be minimal (15 minutes) during this period.

SERVICES AFFECTED – Listserv, Portal, Web File Storage, Personal web pages, and applications on Appsrv.
Special Note: Banner and Blackboard will not be affected.

REASON FOR WORK – Applying security patches to all servers.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

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