Maintenance

Datacenter Firewall Software Upgrade

Maintenance Window: Thursday February 8th 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Affected Services: Campus Datacenter

During this maintenance window, the campus border network firewall will be upgraded to new software to improve system stability and threat prevention capabilities. No outages are anticipated during this process, but a momentary interruption in access to campus resources may be experienced as systems transition during the upgrade.

Maintenance, Wireless

Border Firewall Software Update

Maintenance Window: Wednesday February 7th 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Affected Services: Campus Internet Access

During this maintenance window, the campus border network firewall will be upgraded to new software to improve system stability and threat prevention capabilities. No service outages are anticipated during this process, but a momentary interruption in Internet access may be experienced as systems transition during the upgrade.

Maintenance, Wireless

Core Switch Upgrade, Multiple Buildings Affected – Tuesday 2/6

Maintenance Window: Tuesday February 6th 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Affected Services: Network service to multiple campus buildings

During this maintenance window, core network switching components will be upgraded to address a software defect. Network services to affected buildings may be interrupted several times, for up to 10 minutes. Affected locations include:

25-Main
Acker/Shurmer Gyms
AEW Reception Center
Aymer J. Hamilton
Boiler-chiller plant
Esken
Facilities Management/Corporation Yard
Gateway Science Museum
Glenn
Holt
Housing Maintenance Shop
Konkow
Lassen
Laxon
Mechoopda
Nettleton Stadium
O’Connell
Performing Arts Center
Physical Science
Plumas
Selvester’s
Sierra Hall
Siskiyou
Student Services Center
Trinity
Yolo

Maintenance, Wireless

Core Switch Upgrade, Multiple Buildings Affected – Monday 2/5

Maintenance Window: Monday February 5th 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Affected Services: Network service to multiple campus buildings

During this maintenance window, core network switching components will be upgraded to address a software defect. Network services to affected buildings may be interrupted several times, for up to 10 minutes. Affected locations include:

35-Main
Arts and Humanities
Ayres
Center for Continuing Education
Colusa
Esken
Holt
Langdon
Meriam Library 4th floor
Modoc
O’Connell
Sapp
Shasta
Student Health Center
Sutter
Tehama
Trinity
UHFS Office
University Village
Whitney
WREC

Maintenance, PeopleSoft

PeopleSoft Extended Downtime – Unisys Datacenter Migration

Scheduled Downtime: 12:01 AM Saturday February 3rd to 12:00 noon Sunday, February 4th
Services Impacted: PeopleSoft

There will be an outage of all PeopleSoft applications for the Unisys Data Center Migration from 12:01 AM Saturday 2/3 to 12:00 noon Sunday 2/4. All PeopleSoft services will be down during this window. This includes student and faculty access to the Student Center and Faculty Center, as well as Financials access. In addition, the Data Warehouse data will not be refreshed over the weekend and the Account Center will not be updated.

Access to BlackBoard will not be affected, however, new course enrollments will not occur over the weekend.  We expect all PeopleSoft services restored by 12:00 noon Sunday 2/4.

Maintenance, Wireless

Network: Switch Software Upgrades – North Campus

Maintenance Window: Friday, November 17th  4:00 – 4:30 AM
Services Impacted: All Network Services

This maintenance window is planned to allow for software upgrades to network equipment in multiple buildings. Access switch stacks serving buildings in the north part of the campus, buildings north of Big Chico Creek, will be affected. All network services (wired and wireless) will see a ~10 minute interruption in services as network elements are restarted onto the new code. Datacenter operations will not be affected.