News archive - April 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Microsoft Office 365 email issues – April 28

What is happening? Issues have been identified due to changing the existing forwarding address in the “email forward (delivery mailbox)” field in WatIAM to username@edu.uwaterloo.ca.

When is this happening? Beginning around 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 27 and is currently ongoing (see details below). The issue should be resolved by early afternoon.

What is the impact?

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Microsoft Office 365 undergraduate email migration - April 26

Beginning on April 26 all undergraduate students who did not activate their Office 365 accounts will be migrated from mailservices to Office 365 automatically.

What to expect:

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Email migration to 2016 Exchange – April 14

What is happening?  IST will begin moving email accounts to 2016 Exchange server.

When is this happening? Beginning Friday, April 14 at 8:00 p.m. and will continue for the next several months until completion.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

SharePoint maintenance - April 25

What is happening? As part of the regular maintenance of IST services, updates will be applied to SharePoint servers. These updates will impact both mySharePoint.uwaterloo.ca and SharePoint.uwaterloo.ca services. The SQL instance also needs to be rebooted.

When is this happening? Tuesday, April 25 from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 26.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

UW Scholar upload issue - April 11

What is happening? Users are currently unable to upload images or files to their UW Scholar sites. IST is investigating and hope to have the issue resolved soon.

Questions or concerns? Please submit to rt-ist-wcms@rt.uwaterloo.ca or the IST Service Desk, helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca, ext. 44357.

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