UBC Networks

VGH City Square Offices Network Maintenance Jan 19, 2019 22:00 PT to Jan 24, 2019 22:00 PT

PHSA is performing multiple network maintenance at the Vancouver General Hospital: – Sunday, January 20th, 10:00 p.m. to Monday, January 21st, 4:00 a.m. – Monday, January 21st, 10:00 p.m. to Tuesday, January 22nd, 4:00 a.m. – Tuesday, January 22nd, 10:00 p.m. to Wednesday, January 23rd, 4:00 a.m. – Wednesday, January 23rd, 10:00 p.m. to Thursday, […]

UBC Border firewall security enhancement January 20, 2019, 04:00 – 04:15 PT

A security feature will be enabled on the UBC Border firewall. No interruption to network access is anticipated during this change. For additional details on this change, reference UBC IT Confidential Communications site: https://cc.cybersecurity.ubc.ca

RADIUS Maintenance January 13, 2019, 21:00 to 23:00 PT

The RADIUS authentication service (for wireless and VPN) will undergo maintenance on Jan 13, 2018, 21:00 to 23:00 PT. This is to improve the user experience for multi-factor authentication on VPN. No impact to users is expected.

UBC IT Network Maintenance NGFW upgrade January 11, 2019, 23:00 – January 12, 2019, 03:00 PT

UBC IT will perform software upgrade of Vancouver campus NGFW infrastructure on January 11, 2019 from 23:00 to January 12, 2019 03:00 PT. During the upgrade, there is no impact to Vancouver campus Internet access.

UBC IT Network Maintenance January 3, 2019, 06:00-09:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing network maintenance on Jan 3, 2019 between 06:00 – 09:00 PT. During this time, there will be minimal interruptions to internet services including resnet, research, Women and Childrens Hospital, St. Paul’s Hospital, UBC Teaching Hospital, VGH, Robson Square,etc.

UBC IT Network Maintenance December 28, 2018, 21:00 – December 29, 2018 00:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing software upgrades on core equipment supporting UBC Wireless. There will be an outage of approximately 30 minutes for the following wireless services at UBC Point Grey, UBCO, Learning Hospitals, Branch Campuses: Including: – UBCSECURE – UBCVISITOR – UBCPRIVATE – ShawOpen – EDUROAM

Multi-site UBC Wireless Network Maintenance December 27, 2018, 23:00 PT to December 28, 2018, 01:00 PT

The wireless team will be performing network maintenance from December 27, 2018 23:00 PT to December 28 2018 01:00 PT. During this time there will be sporadic outages to all wireless services at the following sites: – Robson Square – UBC Okanagan – UBC Vancouver – Smaller remote sites where UBC IT managed wireless networks […]

UBC IT Network Maintenance – NGFW Maintenace Dec 21, 2018 07:00-08:00 PT

UBC IT NMC will perform maintenance on Vancouver campus Next Generation Firewall on Friday December 21st, 2018 07:00-08:00 PT. During the upgrade, there will be no impact on Internet access for Vancouver campus.

Virtual Private Network (VPN) Software Upgrade December 11, 2018, 11:00-12:00 PT

The Cisco AnyConnect software used to access UBC’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) on Windows, MacOS and Linux will be upgraded to version 4.6.03049 on December 11, 2018 from 11:00-12:00 PT. The new software will automatically prompt users to upgrade the next time they launch their current version of AnyConnect and sign onto ‘myvpn.ubc.ca’. No reboot […]

Multi-building (UBC Hospital Sites) Network Maintenance December 8, 2018, 06:00-07:00 PT

UBC IT will be performing network maintenance for two UBC hospital site networks on December 8, 2018, from 06:00-07:00 PT. During this time, users may briefly lose their wired and wireless network connections between the following locations and the UBC network: – Children’s and Women’s Hospital – Vancouver General Hospital Network interruptions are minimal. Connections […]