Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Network Maintenance for Salina Polytechnic 7/18/17

This maintenance is complete.

 NTS will be performing an emergency software upgrade on the routers at the Polytechnic campus in Salina tonight (7/18/17), from 10pm to midnight. During the maintenance window, we anticipate short disruptions in network connectivity as the routers are rebooting.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Converged Infrastructure Firewalls Upgrade 07/19

This maintenance has been cancelled.

Converged infrastructure firewalls will be undergoing a change on 07/19/2017 06:00:00 PM CDT. There is potential for services hosted in the converged infrastructure to be disrupted for a short time. IT staff will be monitoring the environment for issues and will work to restore services if issues are encountered.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Converged Infrastructure VBlock Upgrade 07/24 to 08/04

The converged infrastructure VBlock system will be undergoing an upgrade from 07/24/2017 9:00 AM to 08/04/2017. Various components will be upgraded throughout the two week period. It will affect all systems running in the converged infrastructure. No outages are expected, but if it becomes required we will send additional notifications.

Info Commons and University Computing Labs

 The issue has been resolved.
The Info Commons and some lab computers that use the use Provisioning Services (PVS) are currently experiencing problems with extreme slowness.  ITS is working to resolve the problem.
Areas that may be impacted include the Hale Library Info Commons, Cardwell 144-145 Labs, Seaton 022 UCL, Seaton Library and Cardwell Library. 

Bomgar not available 07/14

The system is available.

The Bongar system is being updated today, July 14.  It will be available after the update is complete.

Network maintenance - Campus Phone Service 07/14

System maintenance is scheduled on July 14 from 12:01am to 6am. This maintenance could potentially affect Manhattan campus phone services initiated to and from off-campus phone numbers. The maintenance could also affect calling between the Manhattan and Salina campuses. All KSU PD emergency voice services (i.e., 911, blue emergency phone calls, and fire/safety alerts) will not be impacted by this maintenance. In addition to phone services, all network connectivity to Executive Court and the Konza Prairie facility could be impacted during the maintenance window.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Network Maintenance - Housing July 12th

The maintenance has been completed.

NTS will be performing maintenance on the wireless for all of Housing on Wednesday July 12th, 2017 from midnight till 2:00 am.  This maintenance will affect all wireless in Housing buildings.  This maintenance will also affect most of the in room wired ports in the following halls:

Honors House

Users can expect intermittent connectivity during this time.