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Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 4:07pm
To improve system reliability, ACCC will be performing Wi-Fi maintenance on Friday, May 9, 2014. From 9:00 PM to 9:05 PM, UIC Wi-Fi will be down for five minutes. The following buildings will be
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 9:22am
ACCC is upgrading software on the Tigger system to improve performance. The Tigger system will be down during this maintenance on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 9:00 PM until 6:00 AM on Sunday, April 20, 2014. The services that will
Category: News
Last updated: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 1:47pm
As you probably heard in the news, a vulnerability in software that is used extensively at many online sites called Heartbleed, was announced on Monday, April 7. This vulnerability made it possible for an attacker to contact a web server and look
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 3:09pm
Due to residual problems after the hardware repairs last night, the ADSM-1 backup server is back down again. Services impacted * The ADSM-1 server is unavailable for backup or
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 11:55am
Blackboard Inc. is updating the SafeAssign plagiarism tool which will require a service outage on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 9am to 11am CST. For the first half hour, SafeAssign functionality will not be available. For the remainder of
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 9:07pm
Due to a hardware problem, the ADSM-1 and ADSM-4 backup servers are down. This does not affect the ADSM-2 backup server, which is operating normally. Services impacted * Backups scheduled for Monday
Category: News
Last updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 4:25pm
Connect with us on Twitter @UIC_ACCC! We want to share the latest ACCC technology news, tips and resources with you, so we’re joining the Twitter community. We’ll also be tweeting
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 2:30pm
Some users may be experiencing network connectivity issues connecting from UIC to UIUC (uillinois.edu). We are investigating this issue and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 9:38pm
Some users may be experiencing issues with wireless internet access. We are investigating this issue and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080, option
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 2:33pm
Some users reported that the Blackboard service is slower that usual and some other users even reported getting error messages. The Blackboard managed hosting team discovered one of the application servers was non-responsive. After a quick
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 4:32pm
To improve wireless internet access on campus, we will be performing network maintenance on Friday, April 4, 2014, at 10pm. The affected buildings are listed below. Wireless users in these buildings, at that time, will experience an approximate
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 3:22pm
Some users may be experiencing issues with wireless internet access. We are investigating this issue and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080, option
Category: News
Last updated: Monday, April 7, 2014 - 8:03pm
Microsoft is discontinuing support for Windows XP after the next patch cycle on April 8, 2014, and it is widely anticipated that hackers will begin to target machines running Windows XP soon after. To ensure the security
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 3:30pm
To improve network security, ACCC will be performing network maintenance from April 11th through June 30th at 9:30pm each Friday night for approximately five minutes. Downtime is not
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 1:44pm
Some users may be experiencing issues with wireless internet access. We are investigating this issue and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080, option
Category: Unplanned outage
Last updated: Monday, March 31, 2014 - 4:48pm
Some users may be experiencing issues routing or sending email from UIC to Gmail. We are investigating and are working to restore service. For questions, please contact consult@uic.edu or 312-413-8080
Category: News
Last updated: Monday, March 31, 2014 - 2:25pm
This morning after 10 a.m., a resident of Commons South survived a criminal sexual assault in the residence hall shower. She is receiving medical and supportive care. Other residents who heard the attack summoned UIC Police and successfully
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Monday, March 31, 2014 - 12:05pm
ACCC is performing network maintenance on Friday, March 28th at 11:30 pm for approximately five minutes to improve
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Monday, March 31, 2014 - 12:03pm
As you may know, IDOT is working on the Circle Interchange project, which includes construction on the Peoria and Halsted Bridges. This construction will affect some phone service on the east side of UIC’s campus as
Category: Planned downtime
Last updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 1:58pm
ACCC is installing new hardware and upgrading software on the Tigger system to improve performance. The Tigger system will be down during this maintenance on the following

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