Posts Categorized: UMSL Websites

 ITS Winter Break Outage Schedule

Start Time: 12/28/20 8:00 am - End Time: 12/31/20 4:00 pm

Description

In preparation for the 2021 spring semester, Information Technology Services (ITS) will be performing systems maintenance from Monday, December 28th through Sunday, December 31st. There will be many services affected at different times and dates, please see below:

 

DATE TIME SERVICES IMPACTED
Monday, December 28th 8:00AM to 3:00PM  
  Install new network routers for the campus

 

Internet access both to and from campus will be down. This includes wireless and residential life networks.

 

Tuesday, December 29th 9:00AM to 1:00PM
Software upgrades will be performed on systems supporting printing services Intermittent outages including

desktop printing, copying/scanning/faxing and TritonPrint services.

Tuesday, December 29th 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Software upgrades to servers supporting the Mitel phone system

 

Brief interruptions with softphone client and call recording may occur during this time.
Wednesday, December 30th 8:00AM to 12:00PM
Replace Data Center Firewalls Brief outages to UMSL hosted systems will occur during this time.
Wednesday, December 30th 1:00PM to 5:00PM
  Windows/Linux Server Patching Applications/Web Apps, Network-File Shares, Printing, SharePoint. UMSL Websites will be unavailable during this time.
Thursday, December 31st 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Upgrade Network Switches Brief & random network outages across campus as switches are upgraded – No networking or phone service until the upgrade is finished.

Primary Contact: Ken Voss

Posted: 12/28/20 11:54 am
Last updated: 1/4/21 1:39 pm
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, Internet Access, Network-Access, Network-File Shares, Network-VPN, Sharepoint, Telephone Services, UMSL Websites


 Windows/Linux Patching

Start Time: 12/4/20 5:30 pm - End Time: 12/4/20 9:30 pm

Description

ITS system administrators will apply critical security updates to Windows and Linux servers. There will be brief disruptions to:

  • Faculty/Staff MyDocuments and Department Shares
  • Student Unix home directories
  • Print and fax services
  • TritonApps sessions
  • SharePoint sites
  • WWW sites
  • UMSL Blogs and other WordPress blogs
  • Library databases
  • Web applications running on apps.umsl.edu, fusion.umsl.edu and coe.umsl.edu

PeopleSoft applications including MyView, MyHR, etc. will not be affected.

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 12/3/20 9:11 am
Last updated: 12/8/20 2:26 pm
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, Network-File Shares, Printing, Sharepoint, UMSL Websites


 Windows/Linux Server Patching

Start Time: 8/14/20 5:30 pm - End Time: 8/14/20 9:30 pm

Description

ITS system administrators will apply critical security updates to Windows and Linux servers. There will be brief disruptions to:

  • Faculty/Staff MyDocuments and Department Shares
  • Student Unix home directories
  • Print and fax services
  • TritonApps sessions (applications will be updated during the day)
  • SharePoint sites
  • WWW sites
  • UMSL Blogs and other WordPress blogs
  • Library databases
  • Web applications running on apps.umsl.edu, fusion.umsl.edu and coe.umsl.edu

PeopleSoft applications including MyView, MyHR, etc. will not be affected.

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 8/13/20 12:12 pm
Last updated: 9/11/20 4:20 pm
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, Network-File Shares, Printing, Sharepoint, UMSL Websites


 Windows / Linux Server Patching and Oracle Database Maintenance

Start Time: 4/24/20 5:30 pm - End Time: 4/24/20 9:30 pm

Description

ITS system administrators will apply critical security updates to Windows and Linux servers.There will be brief disruptions to:

  • Faculty/Staff MyDocuments and Department Shares
  • Student Unix home directories
  • Print and fax services
  • TritonApps sessions
  • SharePoint sites
  • WWW sites
  • UMSL Blogs and other WordPress blogs
  • Library databases

Additionally, database administrators will perform Oracle maintenance during this time.

There will be brief/intermittent outages of all UMSL production Oracle databases, and most web applications running on apps.umsl.edu, fusion.umsl.edu and coe.umsl.edu will be temporarily unavailable during the maintenance period.

PeopleSoft applications including MyView, MyHR, etc. will not be affected.

 

04/24/2020 6:45pm: Oracle database maintenance has concluded

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 4/22/20 7:44 pm
Last updated: 5/3/20 1:04 am
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, MyGateway, Network-File Shares, Printing, Sharepoint, UMSL Websites


 Windows and Linux Server Patching

Start Time: 9/27/19 5:30 pm - End Time: 9/27/19 9:30 pm

Description

ITS system administrators will apply critical security updates to Windows and Linux servers.There will be brief disruptions to:

  • Faculty/Staff MyDocuments and Department Shares
  • Student Unix home directories
  • Print and fax services
  • TritonApps sessions
  • SharePoint sites
  • UMSL Blogs and other WordPress blogs
  • Library databases

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 9/26/19 9:36 am
Last updated: 10/25/19 10:04 am
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, Network-File Shares, Printing, Sharepoint, UMSL Websites


 Windows and Linux Server Patching

Start Time: 6/28/19 5:30 pm - End Time: 6/28/19 9:30 pm

Description

ITS system administrators will apply critical security updates to Windows and Linux servers.There will be brief disruptions to:

  • Faculty/Staff MyDocuments and Department Shares
  • Student Unix home directories
  • Print and fax services
  • TritonApps sessions
  • SharePoint sites
  • UMSL Blogs and other WordPress blogs
  • Library databases

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 6/27/19 7:35 am
Last updated: 7/5/19 8:20 am
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, Network-File Shares, Printing, Sharepoint, UMSL Websites


 mysharepoint.umsl.edu not responding

Description

Reports are coming in of users having problems connecting to mysharepoint.umsl.edu.  ITS is aware of the issue and working to resolve it.

Update: At this time, all SharePoint sites should be functioning normally.  Please report any further issues to the Technical Support Center.

Posted: 6/24/19 9:24 am
Last updated: 6/24/19 5:19 pm
Event type: Service Unavailable
Current status: Resolved
Service UMSL Websites


 Windows and Linux Server Patching

Start Time: 4/26/19 5:30 pm - End Time: 4/26/19 9:30 pm

Description

ITS system administrators will apply critical security updates to Windows and Linux servers.There will be brief disruptions to:

  • Faculty/Staff MyDocuments and Department Shares
  • Student Unix home directories
  • Print and fax services
  • TritonApps sessions
  • SharePoint sites
  • UMSL Blogs and other WordPress blogs
  • Library databases

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 4/24/19 2:08 pm
Last updated: 5/3/19 2:06 pm
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Applications/Web Apps, Network-File Shares, Printing, Sharepoint, UMSL Websites


 File Server Disk Maintenance

Start Time: 4/19/19 5:00 pm - End Time: 4/20/19 5:00 am

Description

From 5:00pm – 7:00pm, ITS will perform disk maintenance on Steamboat / K: drive file servers. During this time, there will be intermittent access to faculty and staff personal files (last names beginning K-Z) and all departmental shares.

Beginning at 5:00pm, Soulard files for faculty and staff will be moved to newer storage.  Files stored on soulard will be unavailable until the migration completes in early morning hours.  During the migration, most departmental pages on www.umsl.edu should be available via a cached copy, but faculty/staff personal home pages will be unavailable.

Primary Contact: Mike Toohey

Posted: 4/17/19 4:11 pm
Last updated: 4/24/19 2:02 pm
Event type: Scheduled Maintenance
Current status: Resolved
Service Network-File Shares, UMSL Websites


 Blog sites unresponsive

Description

Blogs.umsl.edu and WordPress sites were unavailable due to an unresponsive service.  Services have been restored.

Posted: 4/3/19 8:40 am
Last updated: 4/3/19 8:40 am
Event type: Informational
Current status: Resolved
Service UMSL Websites