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SCHEDULED – Banner Maintenance: Sunday, 5/31: 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

CANCELLED – Transact System Upgrade: Saturday, 5/23 (10:00AM) – Sunday, 5/24 (10:00PM)

The following previously-scheduled work has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date.

CANCELLED – Transact System Upgrade: Saturday, 5/23 (10:00AM) – Sunday, 5/24 (10:00PM)


DETAILS OF WORK – The Transact System (formerly Blackboard Transaction System) will be unavailable while a database and software upgrade is performed.  During this time, Pharos printing, OneCard usage (e.g. meal plan transactions and ID card production), S2 integration, Sam Portal, ID Works, and Bank mobile updates will be unavailable.

SERVICES AFFECTED – Pharos printing, One Card, S2 Integration, Sam Portal, ID Works, and Bank Mobile updates.

REASON FOR WORK – We will be performing a necessary upgrade to the Transact System.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Server Maintenance: Thursday, 5/21: 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

RESCHEDULED – Banner Maintenance: Sunday, 5/17: 4:00AM – 10:00AM

DETAILS OF WORK – The Banner Production Database will be unavailable while we we patch Banner. Special Note: This work was originally scheduled for Sunday, 5/10, 4:00-10:00AM.

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 applying financial aid regulatory upgrade and patching Banner.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Account Provisioning Maintenance: Friday, 5/15 (3:00PM) – Saturday, 5/16 (11:00PM)

DETAILS OF WORK – During this timeframe, automatic creation/deletion and update of user accounts to all systems including White Pages, MyPace Portal, Blackboard, E-mail, and Pharos, may take up to 1 day longer to process than normal.

SERVICES AFFECTED – White Pages, MyPace Portal, Blackboard, E-mail, Pharos and other systems.

REASON FOR WORK – We will be applying changes to the account provisioning system.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

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