Up-to-the-minute system announcements about University IT services.
Friday 17th May 2013 - Planned Maintenance
16:30-17:00 HR/PAYROLL DATABASE (ROMULUS) will be unavailable during this entire period.
Tuesday 21st May 2013 - Planned Maintenance
07:00-07:30 The following systems will be at risk of interruption while system updates are applied: MOODLE, MOODLE ARCHIVE, WWWCACHE.KENT.AC.UK.
07:00-07:30 The following systems will be unavailable while system updates are applied: LIBRARY ONLINE RESOURCES,SDS results server, RAPTOR, SOURCE.KENT.AC.UK, GOETEC, PANTHEON, WWW.KENT.AC.UK/MAPSBETA.
08:00-10:00 MAILING LISTS will be unavailable while system updates are applied.
08:00-10:00 AGRESSO will be unavailable while system updates are applied.
08:30-09:30 STUDY BEDROOM NETWORK (Wired and Wireless) in LYPEATT COURT will be unavailable, while network equipment is tested for electrical safety.
Thursday 23rd May 2013 - Planned Maintenance
07:00-07:30 Machines using WWWCACHE.KENT.AC.UK may not be able to access the internet at this time.
20:00-22:00 There may be a brief interruption to connections to/from campus due to network reslience testing by our network provider.
Saturday/Sunday 15/16th June 2013 - Planned Maintenance
09:00-17:00 NETWORK - RUTHERFORD college, extension, and annexe, DARWIN college, houses, TYLER courts and SENATE network will be interrupted on Saturday 15th June. We will aim to delay the start of the interruption until 9:30am or a bit later if possible. It may be necessary to delay the work for Rutherford annexe until Sunday 16th if there isnít time to finish it on the Saturday, this will only affect connections in Rutherford annexe. We hope that we can re-connect networking to most locations well before 5pm.
Thursday 20th June - Planned Maintenance
08:00-10:00 Footprints (http://support.kent.ac.uk) will be unavailable during this period while it is upgraded. There will be a delay in responding to email queries sent to firstname.lastname@example.org while this occurs and it won't be possible to view your tickets online. If you need urgent help ring the IT Service Desk on x4888.
HERON - closure of service end of July 2013
HERON will close at the end of July 2013. Details http://www.kent.ac.uk/is/committees/itup/papers/1213/130218/itup-1213-533-review-svces-unix-heron.pdf
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