Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Canvas Upgrade 4/10/2021

 Canvas will perform a database upgrade to the SCORM LTI from 3-4 a.m. Saturday, April 10. Only the SCORM components will be affected; the rest of Canvas will be available during the upgrade.

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Canvas issues 3/25/2021

The maintenance has been complete. 

Canvas is currently experiencing page load errors, the issue has been identified and a fix is being implemented. For up to date information, please see

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Network Maintenace 3/25/2021

 Maintenance has been Completed



IT will perform network maintenance on one of the fiber paths into the Manhattan campus from 12:01-6 a.m. on Thursday, March 25. The majority of the Manhattan, Olathe, and Polytechnic campuses will experience a brief outage in internet connectivity as traffic is directed to a secondary path.

Manufacturing Learning Center, the National Gas Machine Lab, and the Environmental Research Lab will experience an extended outage of up to three hours during the maintenance window. The maintenance will improve overall fiber plant design and connectivity to these three buildings.

When the fiber work is completed, there will be a second brief outage as internet traffic is re-directed to the primary path. To report issues after the maintenance is completed, submit a ticket via or send email to

Sunday, March 21, 2021

FIS Maintenance (3/20/21 - 3/21/21)

The maintenance has been completed.


The Financial Information System (FIS) will undergo maintenance and be unavailable from 6 p.m. Saturday, March 20, through 6 p.m. Sunday, March 21.

Friday, March 19, 2021

Canvas Maintenance (03/25/2021)

Maintenance has been completed


Canvas will undergo maintenance and be unavailable from 3-4 a.m. Thursday, March 25.

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Mediasite Maintenance 3/25/2021

Maintenance has been completed


Mediasite will undergo an update on Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 5 a.m. until approximately 7 a.m. Users may experience intermittent interruptions of various Mediasite functions (playback, upload, editing, etc.) during the maintenance window.

Monday, March 15, 2021

Microsoft 365 Issues (03/15/2021)

Microsoft is currently experiencing issues with multiple services, this posting will be updated as more information becomes available.

 M365 Status:

Microsoft is investigating an issue for access to multiple M365 services. We'll provide additional information here as it becomes available

M365 Status:

Microsoft's Initial reports indicate that primary impact is to Microsoft Teams; however, other services including Exchange Online and yammer are also impacted.

M365 Status: 

Microsoft confirmed that this issue could be affecting users worldwide. Additional information can be found at

M365 Status:

Microsoft identified an issue with a recent change to an authentication system. We're rolling back the update to mitigate impact, which we expect will take approximately 15 minutes. Additional information can be found at

M365 Status: 

The process to roll back the change is taking longer than expected. Microsoft will provide an ETA as soon as one becomes available.

M365 Status:

Microsoft is current rolling out a mitigation worldwide. Customers should begin seeing recovery at this time, and we anticipate full remediation within 60 minutes.

M365 Status:

Microsoft has finished deploying the update to all impacted regions. Microsoft is continuing to monitor service health status. Additional information can be found at


Sunday, March 14, 2021

eID password change delays (03/15/2021)

 This maintenance has been completed.


On March 15th between 6 AM and 8 AM, password changes will be delayed due to planned maintenance on the LDAP server infrastructure. 

FIS Maintenance 3/12/2021

Maintenance has been completed


The Financial Information System (FIS) will be unavailable from 6 p.m. Friday, March 12, through Sunday afternoon, March 14. During this time, FIS will undergo an upgrade.


Tuesday, March 9, 2021

HRIS, KSIS, and DARS Maintenance 3/14/2021

Maintenance has been completed.


 HRIS, KSIS, and DARS will be unavailable from midnight - 4 a.m. March 14. Maintenance will be performed on the Oracle PeopleSoft systems.

Saturday, March 6, 2021

DFS maintenance - 03/06/2021

The maintenance is complete.


 DFS web applications (eForms, Outback, Surplus Property, PayNow) will be down at 10:00 this morning for server maintenance.

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Canvas Issues 3/3/2021

 Issue has been resolved.

Canvas is experiencing long load times and page errors at this time.