News archive - January 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

UWaterloo Scholar update – January 30

What is happening? UWaterloo Scholar (https://uwaterloo.ca/scholar) is being upgraded to 1.0 beta.

Why is this happening? This release adds new features and functionality, fixes some known issues, and introduces some theming changes from the alpha release. Release notes are available.

Monday, January 30, 2017

UWaterloo Scholar 1.0 beta release

All UWaterloo Scholar sites are being upgraded to 1.0 beta. This upgrade is scheduled to be deployed to production sites overnight on Monday, January 30, 2017.

These release notes are subject to change without notice until the final release date.

Features/Functionality

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

PHP upgrade on WCMS production and feeds servers – January 17

What is happening? PHP is being upgraded on the WCMS production and feeds servers. Features and functionality of the WCMS will remain unchanged after the upgrade.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

SharePoint maintenance and ADS account removal – January 25

What is happening? As part of the regular maintenance of IST services, updates  will be applied to SharePoint servers. These changes will impact both mySharePoint.uwaterloo.ca and SharePoint.uwaterloo.ca services. During this update cycle updates will be applied, and all remaining legacy ADS accounts will be removed from SharePoint. This change will not impact Security Group names that may still contain ADS in the display name.

  1. 2019 (13)
    1. October (1)
    2. September (1)
    3. May (4)
    4. April (1)
    5. March (3)
    6. February (1)
    7. January (2)
  2. 2018 (34)
    1. December (1)
    2. November (2)
    3. October (1)
    4. September (2)
    5. August (2)
    6. July (3)
    7. June (3)
    8. May (7)
    9. April (3)
    10. March (7)
    11. February (1)
    12. January (2)
  3. 2017 (57)
    1. December (4)
    2. November (5)
    3. October (2)
    4. August (4)
    5. July (5)
    6. June (6)
    7. May (9)
    8. April (6)
    9. March (7)
    10. February (5)
    11. January (4)
  4. 2016 (59)
  5. 2015 (71)
  6. 2014 (30)
  7. 2013 (17)
  8. 2012 (34)
  9. 2011 (6)