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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: SolidWorks Software License Servers 05/27

Solidworks Software and Software License Servers unavailable during upgrade.

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

SERVICE MAINTENANCE OUTAGE: Networking, 5/29

Network maintenance in the CUC and East Campus Garage, 5/29 MORE
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Multimedia Lending has MOVED!

Multimedia Lending previously located in CFA has transitioned to Hunt Library circulation desk. MORE
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: email tools, group management tools, 5/21

Some email tools, group management tools to be unavailable 5/21 MORE
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

RESOLVED: SERVICE OUTAGE: Cable TV 5/19

RESOLVED: Cable TV analog channel outage MORE
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Computing Services 2015 Holiday/Summer Break Schedule

Computing Services 2015 Holiday/Summer Break Schedule is now available. MORE
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Symantec Endpoint Protection for Mac 12.1.5 now available

Symantec Endpoint Protection for Mac 12.1.5 brings Yosemite compatibility MORE
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Cable TV 5/19

Cable TV analog channels temporarily unavailable 5/19 MORE
Friday, May 15, 2015

UPDATE - SERVICE OUTAGE: Networking 05/19

Connectivity loss to several applications may occur while infrastructure updates are performed from 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM.

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Friday, May 15, 2015

Reminder: Support Ends for Box Sync 3 – 6/1/15

As a reminder, Box Sync 3 will not be supported as of June 1, we encourage you to upgrade to Box Sync 4.

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Friday, May 15, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Networking 05/20

Wireless networks will be unavailable while maintenance is performed.

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Friday, May 15, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Networking 05/18

Connectivity loss to several applications may occur while infrastructure updates are performed from 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM.

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Networking 05/13

Wired and wireless networks briefly unavailable during maintenance on May 13, from 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM.

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Updated DSP Rates for July 1

New rates for the Desktop Support Program (DSP) services will be in effect July 1, 2015.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

RESOLVED: INTERMITTENT SERVICE ISSUE: Exchange 5/12/15

RESOLVED: Intermittent Exchange service issues, 5/12/15

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

INTERMITTENT SERVICE ISSUE: Exchange 5/12/15

Wired and wireless networks have been restored after being intermittently unavailable.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

RESOLVED - SERVICE OUTAGE: Wireless 05/07

Wireless restored in Morewood A-D, Morewood E and 300 S Craig.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Wireless 05/07

We are currently experiencing problems with the CMU-SECURE and CMU-GUEST WIRELESS networks in Morewood A-D, Morewood E and 300 S Craig.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: MyFiles 05/31

MyFiles service unavailable 5/31, 6-9 am

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Networking 05/07

Wired and wireless networks have been restored after being intermittently unavailable.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Maintenance - AWPS

AWPS service unavailable during maintenance window.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Support Ends for Box Sync 3 – 6/1/15

If you are using Box Sync 3, we encourage you to upgrade to Box Sync 4 prior to 6/1/15.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

SERVICE MAINTENANCE OUTAGE: Wireless Networks (4/25/15)

Computing Services will perform maintenance to the wireless networks on April 25 from 6-8am. During this time, you may experience loss of connectivity.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Graduating? Transition Your Services

Take a moment to transition the computing services associated with your Andrew account.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Maintenance - Multiple (Microsoft Critical Patches)

Multiple services unavailable during critical Microsoft security patch, 4/16.

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Friday, April 10, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: MAINTENANCE - Cable TV and Phone Service 04/11

Phone and Cable TV Services unavailable through Warner Hall basement maintenance.

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Remote Desktop Access, Ports Blocked 04/16

VNC and RDP traffic originating from external Internet connections to be blocked Thursday, April 16, 2015.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

NETWORK OUTAGE: MAINTENANCE - Wired and Wireless 04/11

Wired and Wireless networks may be unavailable during maintenance window.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Maintenance - Microsoft DreamSpark, VMware WebStore

DreamSpark, VMware WebStore will be unavailable during maintenance window.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Department of Defense Seal - Usage Policy Compliance

Computing Services has been made aware that several education institutions that are part of the Department of Defense Voluntary Education Partnership are using the official seals and/or trademarks of the U.S. Department of Defense and Military without proper permission. MORE
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

SECURITY ADVISORY: Email Titled “SCAN” Includes a Malware-Infected Attachment

Email titled “SCAN” includes a malware-infected attachment

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

RESOLVED SERVICE OUTAGE: Windows Cluster Computers 04/01

Resolved: Windows Cluster computers currently unavailable.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Cable TV 4/2

Intermittent Cable TV service in the buildings listed between 7:30-9:30 am.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Windows Cluster Computers 04/01

Windows Cluster computers currently unavailable.

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Monday, March 30, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: MAINTENANCE - Wireless Networks 03/31

Wireless networks will be unavailable during maintenance window.

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Friday, March 27, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: MAINTENANCE - Unified Communications (Cisco IP Phones) 03/29

ALL Cisco IP Phones and phone operations unavailable during maintenance.

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Monday, March 23, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Donner Hall Network - 3/24

Network outage, Donner Hall, 3/24, 7-8 am MORE
Friday, March 20, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Morewood Gardens Network - 3/21

Network outage, Morewood Gardens, towers A-D, 3/21, 7-8 am MORE
Friday, March 13, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - MAINTENANCE: Networking 03/12

Maintenance on campus network (wired and wireless) will result in connectivity loss until complete.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: CUC Network - 3/12

Network outage, CUC, 3/12, 6:30-7:30 am MORE
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

RESOLVED: SERVICE OUTAGE - PERFORMANCE ISSUES: CMS 3/10

RESOLVED: CMS performance issues, 3/10 MORE
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - PERFORMANCE ISSUES: CMS 3/10

CMS performance issues, 3/10 MORE
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - MAINTENANCE: CMS 3/25

CMS down for maintenance 3/25, 6-11 pm MORE
Monday, March 9, 2015

Microsoft SQL Server Now Available

Microsoft SQL Server is now available as part of our current Microsoft Campus Agreement. MORE
Monday, March 9, 2015

VMware Campus Webstore

VMware Campus Webstore now available. MORE
Friday, March 6, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Identity Services' Account Provisioning System 03/06-08

Identity Management provisioning systems to be replaced; outage to occur from 6:30 PM March 6 - 5:00 PM March 8th. MORE
Friday, February 27, 2015

Box Sync for Mac - Security Update

If you use Box Sync to sync files between your computer and Box, please make sure you have the latest version. MORE
Thursday, February 26, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - CMU BOX 2/26

CMU BOX service Web Application not allowing new logins.

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Grouper - New Default UI Coming February 25th

Grouper Group Management user interface to be updated February 25th.

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - MAINTENANCE: Cyrus Webmail 2/22

Cyrus Webmail unavailable during update.

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Grouper Group Management 02/10

Grouper Group Management unavailable until unscheduled maintenance is complete.

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Saturday, February 7, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - MAINTENANCE: Networking 02/07

Maintenance on campus network (wired and wireless) may result in connectivity loss until complete.

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Thursday, February 5, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE - MAINTENANCE: Webmail 2/5

Outlook Web Access, Webmail Email & Directory Tools unavailable during update.

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

SERVICE OUTAGE: Cyrus Email and lists.andrew.cmu.edu 1/29/15

Those using Cyrus for email MAY experience intermittent problems with email, Webmail and lists.andrew.cmu.edu during this maintenance. 1/29/15

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SECURITY ALERT: The GHOST Vulnerability affects Unix and Linux Operating Systems

SECURITY ALERT: The GHOST Vulnerability affects Unix and Linux Operating Systems

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Service Outage: Grouper 1/31/15

Grouper group management service upgrade 1/31/15

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CMS Upgrade to 7.12, February 6, 2015

Hannon Hill Cascade CMS will be upgraded to 7.12 over the weekend of February 6, 2015 MORE

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