UBC Networks

UPDATE: Network in Lasserre experiencing slow speeds – November 19th, 2018, 21:31PT

Update: November 19, 2018, 21:28 Our network infrastructure team is still investigating the issue with slow network speeds in the Lasserre building. Our next update will be November 20, 2018 at 08:00 PT We’ve received several reports of slow network speeds in the Lasserre building. Our network infrastructure team are investigating. Our next update will […]

Osborne Centre Building Network Upgrade November 22, 2018, 06:00-07:45 PT

Network maintenance is being performed on the Osborne Centre building network to facilitate upgrades as part of the Network Switch Replacement Program. During this service window on November 22, 2018, 06:00-07:45 PT, all wired and wireless network services will be sporadic as the network services are migrated and the connectivity is verified.

UPDATE: Eduroam Connectivity Issues at VGH November 13, 2018, 11:15 PT

Presently the Eduroam connectivity issue at VGH is only sporadically reoccurring. Telus, VCH and UBC network staff are continuing to investigate.   November 9, 2018, 14:35 PT User’s may still intermittently experience connectivity issues for eduroam at VGH. Telus and the Health Authority technicians are still investigating. November 9, 2018, 09:40 PT We are currently experiencing […]

RESOLVED: Leonard S Klinck Building connectivity issues November 10, 2018, 13:21 PT

The connectivity issues have been resolved at 13:21 PT. We are currently experiencing connectivity issues in the Leonard S. Klinck building. Technicians are currently investigating. Our next update will be at 14:15

Eduroam network maintenance November 10, 2018 05:00 – 07:00 PT

BCNET network maintenance will be done on November 10, 2018 from 05:00 to 07:00 PT. Eduroam services at teaching hospital sites may be unavailable during this time.

RADIUS Maintenance November 8, 2018, 20:30-22:00 PT

The RADIUS authentication service (for wireless and VPN) will undergo maintenance on Nov 8, 2018, 20:30 to 22:00 PT. This is to improve the user experience for multi-factor authentication on VPN. No impact to users is expected.

Cisco Umbrella Service – Malicious Site Blocking Enabled – November 1, 2018, 11:30-11:45 PT

The Cisco Umbrella service will have block mode enabled on all UBC Vancouver networks (wired and wireless) on November 1, 2018 at 11:30 PT. The service will then intercept requests to known malicious sites, and redirect users to a UBC block page. These blocks will apply to three categories of malicious sites: Known Command and […]

Cisco Umbrella Service Malicious Site Blocking Enabled November 1, 2018, 11:30-11:45 PT

The Cisco Umbrella service will have block mode enabled on all UBC Vancouver networks (wired and wireless) on November 1, 2018, at 11:30 PT. The service will then intercept requests to known malicious sites, and redirect users to a UBC block page. These blocks will apply to three categories of malicious sites: Known Command and […]

Totem Park Hem’lesem Resnet Building Network Upgrade October 25, 2018, 04:30-07:00 PT

Network maintenance is being performed on the Totem Park Hem’lesem building network to facilitate upgrades as part of the Network Switch Replacement Program. During this service window on October 25, 2018, 04:30-07:00 PT, all wired and wireless network services will be sporadic as the network services are migrated and the connectivity is verified.

CHAN01 Switch Replacement (Chan Centre) October 23, 2018, 19:00-23:00 PT

Network maintenance is being performed on the Chan Centre network to facilitate upgrades as part of the Network Switch Replacement Program. During this service window on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 19:00-23:00 PT, all wired and wireless network services will be sporadic, as the network services are migrated, and the connectivity is verified.