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RESCHEDULED – Banner Maintenance: Sunday, 11/6: 4:00AM – 10:00AM

The work below, originally scheduled for Sunday, 10/30, 4:00-10:00AM, has been rescheduled to:

RESCHEDULED – Banner Maintenance: Sunday, 11/6: 4:00AM – 10:00AM


DETAILS OF WORK – We will be migrating the Banner Production Database to new servers.  During this time, access to all Banner systems as well as any processing will be unavailable until the migration has been completed.

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 migrating the Banner Production Database to new servers.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Server Maintenance: Thursday, 10/20: 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 Classes LMS will not be affected.

REASON FOR WORK – Applying security patches to all servers.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED – Banner Maintenance: Sunday, 10/16: 4:00AM – 10:00AM

DETAILS OF WORK – The Banner Production Database will be unavailable while we perform Financial Aid upgrades.

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 upgrades to Banner.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

RESOLVED – PeopleAdmin Access Issue

RESOLVED (10/6, 3:25PM) – The issue affecting access to the PeopleAdmin system has been resolved. The system is accessible and operating normally.


INVESTIGATING (10/6, 2:25PM) – There is an issue affecting access to the the PeopleAdmin system. The Finance Information Systems (FIS) group is aware and working with the vendor to resolve the issue as soon as possible. We will provide another update as soon as we have more information.

Posted in System Outages

SCHEDULED – (NYC Campus, 180 Broadway) Network Maintenance: Monday, 10/3 – Wednesday, 10/5: (10:00PM – 11:59PM)

DETAILS OF WORK – ITS will be performing a network equipment software upgrade at 180 Broadway on the NYC campus. The work will be completed over 3 nights during the hours of 10:00PM-11:59PM, with a limited number of floors being affected each night. While the work is performed, there will be brief interruptions (approximately 15 minutes) to Internet (wired/wireless), administrative telephones, and related network services. Special Note: Other building floors will not be affected by this work.

Schedule by Floor:
• Floors 23 -16: Monday, 10/3
• Floors 17 -10: Tuesday, 10/4
• Floors 9 -3: Wednesday, 10/5

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

REASON FOR WORK – This work is necessary to perform a firmware upgrade to network equipment.

Posted in Scheduled Maintenance

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