UBC Networks

UBC FatPort wireless network decommissioning May 20, 2011 at 00:00

As of May 20, 2011, UBC IT will decommission the FatPort wireless hotspot service that is currently available at all facilities covered by UBC wireless. Utilization of this service has declined over the last year due to the rollout of the ubcvisitor service and CWL guest accounts. The service will continue to function until 00:00 […]

Wireless Network Maintenance Saturday, April 23, 2011 19:00 to Sunday, April 24, 2011 00:00

The UBC wireless services at all UBC facilities may sporadically be unavailable on Saturday, April 23, 2011 19:00 to Sunday, April 24, 2011 00:00 due to infrastructure maintenance and upgrades. During this brief outage you may not be able to connect to all UBC IT wireless networks. During this window, there will be outages to […]

Network Maintenance April 14, 2011 07:30-08:00

The UBC Vancouver South Campus outdoor wireless coverage will be unavailable on Thursday, April 14, 2011 from 07:30 to Thursday, April 14, 2011 08:00 due to infrastructure maintenance. During this brief outage you may not be able to connect to UBC wireless networks. Areas included in this outage window can be found in green on […]

Scheduled radius wireless authentication server maintenance Saturday April 9, 2011 07:30-08:00

Scheduled maintenance will be performed on one of the radius wireless authentication servers Saturday morning April 9, 2011 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. The wireless authentication service will remain available during this time and should not be impacted.

CWL Web Applications will undergo maintenance on April 2, 2011 10:00 to 14:00

The CWL web application will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday, April 2, 2011, between 10:00 to 14:00. The CWL web applications, impacted by this maintenance window, are: – Customer information site: www.cwl.ubc.ca – myAccount (e.g. password updates): www.cwl.ubc.ca/myAccount – SignUp (create CWL accounts): www.cwl.ubc.ca/SignUp CWL authentication will not be impacted.

UPDATE: UBC DNS Service Interruptions March 28,2011 2:42

myDNS service has been restored. All records and zones are back to the way they were Friday morning. There is a chance that some Dynamic DNS (DDNS) records exist in the DNS servers, but not in the MyDNS user interface. This information will be pushed to MyDNS from the DNS servers/Adonis within the next 12-48 […]

UPDATE: UBC DNS Service Interruptions March 28,2011 00:46

A restore has been completed for the myDNS service, but it has not resolved the initial issue. IT Staff are working with the hardware provider towards a resolution. ETA for resolution is unknown.

Update:UBC DNS Service Interruptions March 27,2011 11:24

IT staff are performing a restore from Friday on the myDNS service. Any changes to MyDNS from Friday at 5am onwards are not being restored. ETA on completion is 00:45 March 28,2011.

UPDATE: UBC DNS Service Interruptions March 27,2011 11:24

A DNS Issue is potentially affecting the whole campus. IT staff are working on a resolution. There is No ETA for resolution at the moment.

DNS Issues with Forestry March 26, 2011 19:00

Issues have been reported with regards to DNS and the Forestry network. IT staff are aware of the issue, and are working on a resolution. No estimated time to resolution is available at the moment.