UPDATE: The server maintenance was completed on schedule, and all services have been restored.
|What is this?||Scheduled server maintenance|
|When will this happen?||Between 6:00 a.m. and noon Sunday, June 1, 2014 (CDT)|
|How long will the network be affected?||Maintenance is expected to take up to six hours.|
Some campus services will be unavailable on Sunday, June 1, 2014, starting at 6:00 a.m. due to scheduled server maintenance. This maintenance will improve service availability and performance, reducing the likelihood of similar outages in the future.
Access to the following services is expected to be unavailable for up to six hours.
- ualr.edu websites (including the homepage)
- Certain web applications (admissions application, class search, etc.)
- LISTSERV mailing lists
- Argos (Banner reporting)
- Astra (event scheduling)
- FAMIS (Facilities Management system)
The affected services will be taken offline at approximately 6:00 a.m. Sunday, June 1, 2014 (CDT). When the maintenance has been completed, these services will be brought back online and their operation validated.Â Upon successful validation, a notification will be issued through standard channels.Â Should validation fail in the event of an unexpected incident, all service operation will be recovered based on a predefined back-out plan.
We know that service interruptions of any kind are a serious issue, and we appreciate your patience.
If you have questions or comments relating to this planned maintenance, contact IT Services for assistance.