News archive - 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

Software removal from IST webstore – January 1

What is happening? 

The following software will be removed and no longer available for purchase from the IST webstore:

  • Adobe:
    • FrameMaker
    • PhotoShop Elements
    • Lightroom          
    • Premiere Elements
    • Presenter
  • Corel:
    • Draw
    • WordPerfect

When is this happening? 

Monday, January 1, 2018.

    Why is this happening?

    Monday, December 4, 2017

    [Isthd] PBX maintenance (Phone and voicemail outages) – December 14 – 17

    What is happening?

    The Campus Avaya PBX will be patched and rebooted to keep current with vendor provided updates. Multiple outages will occur over the four-day maintenance period. Please see the full maintenance schedule and work breakdown/impact below.

    December 14 and 15

    From 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 14 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, December 15

    Thursday, November 30, 2017

    [Isthd] WCMS upgrade to v2.6.0 – December 5-8

    Update: 

    An additional maintenance window is necessary to complete the migration of WCMS production sites to WCMS 2.6.0.

    When is this happening? 

    Friday, December 8 from 7:00 p.m until 7:00 a.m, on Saturday, December 9.

    What is happening?

    Wednesday, November 29, 2017

    [Isthd] UWaterloo Scholar upgrade – November 29

    What is happening?

    UWaterloo Scholar  is being upgraded to version 1.3.

    Why is this happening?

    This is the release of UWaterloo Scholar version 1.3 and adds new features and functionality and fixes some known issues. Release notes are available at UWaterloo Scholar 1.3 release.

    When is this happening?

    Wednesday, November 29 from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m.

    Friday, November 24, 2017

    FW: [Isthd] Skype for Business (S4B) maintenance – December 1-6

    What is happening? 

    There will be some brief interruptions of service on Skype for Business (S4B) as a result of upcoming maintenance to virtual server hardware.

    When is this happening? 

    7:00 – 8:00 a.m. on December 1, 4, and 6.

    What is the impact to Skype for Business users? 

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