What is happening? All WCMS responsive “FDSU”, single page, conference and publication sites are being upgraded to WCMS 2.5.0. This release does not affect non-responsive or UWaterloo Scholar sites.
When is this happening?
Pilot sites will be updated on Thursday, August 10 from 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. on Friday, August 11.
Production sites will be updated during the following windows:
- Monday, August 14 from 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15.
- Tuesday, August 15 from 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 16
- Wednesday, August 16 from 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 17 (if necessary)
Note: All publications sites will be upgraded during the Wednesday, August 16 maintenance window.
What you need to do before the upgrade begins: If you have a responsive, single page, conference or publication site, please log out of your site and do not work on your site during this upgrade window. Sites will remain available to site visitors during the upgrade window.
Additional information: Full release notes are available at https://uwaterloo.ca/web-resources/news/wcms-version-250-release