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Exchange 2007 MBX1 Performance issues – Friday March 18 10:12

Performance issues on Exchange March 18th, 2011 10:12AM Exchange 2007 has been experiencing sporadic performance issues since 8:30AM for users of MBX1. The UBC Exchange Team has been investigating the issue since 8:30AM. If your Exchange becomes non-responsive, please give it a moment to retrieve data.

Exchange 2007 is back up as of March 9, 9:57am

Exchange 2007 is back up as of March 9, 9:57am for Exchange users of MBX2. Webmail.exchange.ubc.ca is also accessible. The UBC Exchange Team will continue to investigate into the cause of this outage.

Exchange 2007 is currently unavailable users on mailbox MBX2 March 9, 2011, 8:42am

Exchange 2007 is currently unavailable to users who have a mailbox on MBX2 as of March 9, 8:42am. webmail.exchange.ubc.ca is also inaccessible. The UBC Exchange Team is currently working on the issue. Service disruption affects both on-campus and off-campus Exchange 2007 users.

Update: UBC Exchange and Mercury Service is available as of February 27, 2011 10:50 AM

Exchange 2007 and 2010 is available as of February 27, 10:50 AM. UBC Exchange and Mercury Service is still undergoing service maintenance. No service interruption is expected while maintenance is performed on the Mercury domain controllers that control logon access.

Update: UBC Exchange and Mercury Service Maintenance February 27, 2011 10:00AM

The Exchange and Mercury Service is currently undergoing service maintenance. There may be intermittent service interruptions for Exchange 2007 and 2010. Service maintenance is expected to be completed at 11:00am February 27, 2011.

UBC Exchange and Mercury Service Maintenance February 27, 2011 05:00 – 10:00

On February 27th 2011, UBC IT will perform system maintenance on UBC Exchange and Mercury servers. Services will be unavailable as noted below: * 05:00 – 09:00: The Blackberry service will experience an 1 hour loss of service. Mail sent/received within this period will be delayed. Exchange accounts on MBX1 and MBX2 will experience a […]

UBC FASmail Service Maintenance February 27, 2011 05:30 – 08:30

On February 27, 2011 between 05:30 and 08:30, UBC IT will perform system maintenance on UBC FASmail servers. Services will be unavailable as noted below: FASmail users will experience a 5 minute loss of service during a server reboot. All incoming messages will be queued and delivered when the Exchange service is restored. Anyone using […]

FASmail and Interchange blocking some attachments – February 23, 2011

Email subscribers using FASmail and Interchange email may notice a behaviour change when sending messages with identified suspect attachments. The new UBC mail gateway is verifying the file type of any attachments, and blocking the message if it is an identified suspect attachment type. Although UBC has always blocked suspect attachment types, previously only the […]

Mercury Server Maintenance – February 23, 2011 08:00 – 16:00

On February 23, 2011 between 08:00 and 16:00, a number of Mercury servers will be updated with the latest security patches. No customer impact is anticipated.

Update: Yahoo and Hotmail Blocking Interchange and FASmail – February 21, 2011

Delivery to Yahoo was restored at approximately 7:30pm on February 21, 2011.