News archive - June 2009

Friday, June 26, 2009

Exchange/Connect outage this weekend

Following up on a recommendation from the Exchange Pilot Project, disk storage has been acquired to support those using and moving to the Exchange email environment (”Connect”). The storage was brought online earlier this week and we are now in a position to move email accounts to the new storage area.

Friday, June 26, 2009

BlackBerry outage tonight

Planned network maintainance – BIS Service Upgrade to 2.7 overnight on 6/26-6/27

This upgrade is for all of the US and Canada.

Customers will not have access to BIS services during the four hour upgrade period. The upgrade is scheduled for Pacific Time: 6/26 11 PM- 6/27 3 AM.

What is happening? - In the early hours of Saturday 27th June 2009, RIM will update the network software behind the Blackberry Internet Service version 2.6 to 2.7.

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

NETWORK ALERT - 2009-06-26 - external network outage

Description: external network outage
Date: (YYYY-MM-DD) 2009-06-26
Start time: 22:00
End time: 05:00
Impact:
Submitted by: dwpayne@uwaterloo.ca

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Paul Henderson is retiring

From the Daily Bulletin, June 22.

“After 40 years of dedicated service,” a memo announces, “Paul Henderson is retiring from the University of Waterloo.” Henderson is a well-known staff member in the computing systems services unit of Information Systems and Technology, and has been a staff member, according to human resources, since April 1969. He’ll be the guest of honour at a retirement party Wednesday, starting at 3:30 at the University Club. RSVPs go to elmartin@ uwaterloo.ca.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

NETWORK ALERT - 2009-06-24 to 2009-06-30 - Wireless upgrades in Engineering 3

Description: Wireless upgrades in Engineering 3 (E3)
Date: (YYYY-MM-DD) 2009-06-24 to 2009-06-30
Start time: 8:00 a.m.
End time: 4:00 p.m.
Impact: wireless in E3 only
Submitted by: nkeane@ist.uwaterloo.ca

Comment: Wireless connectivity will be disrupted and/or unavailable during the upgrade period as the old access points are replaced with Aruba APs.

Notice submitted: Tuesday June 23 15:07:55 EDT 2009

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