VM Server Migration: Multiple Service Downtime 1/5-1/6 [resolved]

Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Monday, January 8, 2018 - 3:27pm
Posted Dec 21, 2017 3:56 PM

Current virtual server infrastructure will be migrated to a new more stable VMware environment from Friday, January 5, to Saturday, January 6, 2018. Downtime should last approximately 5 minutes to one hour anytime during the maintenance window for the following services:

Friday 1/5/18 Starting at 6:30pm

  • Instant Messaging (Jabber)
  • WebAlias

Saturday 1/6/18 Starting at 12:00am

  • Authentication (Bluestem)
  • Bandwidth Monitoring
  • DNS Network Management (QNET Updates)
  • NetID Management Tools (Account Portal)
  • Version Control (Git)
  • Virtual Machines (NetIDs Updates)
  • Virtual Private Network
  • Web Proxy (uic.edu and anything under the uic.edu URL path)
  • Wireless-Authentication Logging
  • Wireless (new wireless connections will not be possible until migration is complete)

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at: consult@uic.edu