Software

EduCloud Server Backup Software Maintenance Dec 1, 2016 10:30 – 13:30 PT

The EduCloud Server backup software will undergo maintenance on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 10:30 to 13:30 PT. During this window, Systems will not be able to fulfill restore requests for virtual machines hosted in EduCloud Server.

www.download.ubc.ca will be inaccessible due to vendor maintenance – December 8, 2016 04:00 – 06:00 PT

www.download.ubc.ca will be inaccessible due to vendor maintenance on December 8, 2016 04:00 – 06:00 PT. Users will be unable to download or renew licenses for: Sophos Anti-Virus Microsoft Office 365 Access to this software will be restored after 6:00 AM once the vendor maintenance has been completed.

www.download.ubc.ca will be inaccessible due to vendor maintenance – September 7, 2016 03:00 – 05:00 PT

www.download.ubc.ca will be inaccessible due to vendor maintenance on  September 7, 2016 03:00 – 05:00 PT. Users will be unable to download or renew licenses for: Sophos Anti-Virus Microsoft Office 365 Access to this software will be restored after 5:00 AM once the vendor maintenance has been completed.    

*Resolved* Sophos Download and Installation Issue – August 15, 2016

The issue regarding the unpacking error when downloading Sophos has been resolved.

Sophos Download and Installation Issue – August 15, 2016

Users may experience an issue with downloading and installing Sophos through the ‘download.ubc.ca’ portal.  The error message is “Unpacking error.  The product did not unpack correctly.  Please download the product again.”   Technicians are investigating.

www.download.ubc.ca inaccessible due to vendor maintenance August 10, 2016 04:00 – 06:00 PT

www.download.ubc.ca will be inaccessible due to vendor maintenance on August 10, 2016 04:00 – 06:00 PT Users will unable to download or renew licenses for: Sophos Anti-Virus Microsoft Office 365 Access to this software will be restored after 6:00 AM once the vendor maintenance has been completed

Managed Sophos environment upgrade July 27, 2016 20:00:00 – 22:00:00 PT

The UBC IT Managed Sophos environment at sophosec2.it.ubc.ca will be upgraded on Wednesday, July 27th from 20:00 to 22:00 PT.  During this time, clients of this sevice may be unable to download new definition updates.  Antivirus/antimalware services will run as normal on client machines.  This does not affect users of the Sophos client acquired through […]

Vendor Maintenance for www.download.ubc.ca – June 14th, 2016 04:00 – 07:00 PT

The vendor for www.download.ubc.ca will be performing maintenance on June 14th from 04:00 to 07:00 PT. Users will be prompted with a notification stating that the Web Store is inaccessible. New downloads for Sophos Anti-Virus and Microsoft Office 365 will be unavailable during this time.

SharePoint 2013 Server Maintenance – Thursday, April 7, 2016 23:30 – Friday, April 8, 2016 00:00 PT

On Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 23:30 to Friday, April 8, 2016 00:00, the UBC SharePoint 2013 Software as a Service (SaaS) service will be undergoing maintenance to resolve an issue with search. SharePoint sites will not be accessible during this time.

SharePoint 2013 Access Issues – March 29, 2016

Please be advised that some users may be experiencing access issues with the SharePoint 2013 service. If you are unable to access your SharePoint site, please try flushing DNS or clearing your browser history and cache. If you are having further issues, please report them to the IT Service Centre at 604-822-2008.