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 […]

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KAMTX1 transit exchange down February 25, 2011 18:33 – 19:50

The KAMTX1 transit exchange was down from 18:33 – 19:50 There was a loss of connectivity to all BCNet equipment located at Kamloops city hall due to a power outage.

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FMS and HRMS issue tracking system (Fogbugz) Outage from February 25th, 2011 17:15 to February 26th, 2011 12:00

FMS and HRMS bug reporting service (Fogbugz) and ImageNow will not be available from Friday, February 25th, 2011 17:15 to Saturday February 26th, 2011 12:00. During this time you will not be able to login to this system to report issues or enhancements to the FMS and HRMS (PeopleSoft) development teams and ImageNow documents will […]

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Interchange Spam Rejection Threshold Change February 24, 2011 13:30 – 14:00

On February 24, 2011 between 13:30 and 14:00, the Interchange spam rejection threshold will be changed to align the SPAM processing on Interchange with existing practices on Exchange in order to facilitate employee migrations to FASmail. No outage is expected as a result of this change.

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Power has been restored at UBC Robson Square – February 24 01:00

Power has been restored at UBC Robson Square as of February 24 01:00.

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Power Outage in downtown Vancouver affecting UBC Robson Square – February 23 23:30

Power outage in downtown Vancouver affecting UBC Robson Square. The power outage started at around 9:21pm. According to BC Hydro, estimated time of repair is Feb 24, 00:40.

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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 […]

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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.

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Interchange Mail Store Restart Successful-February 22, 2011 18:30

The Interchange mail store restart was completed successfully at 18:30. Affected users should begin receiving emails in their interchange accounts.

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Interchange Mail Store Restart February 22, 2011 18:00-19:00

UBC IT will be restarting an Interchange mail store at 18:00 on February 22, 2011. Half of all Interchange mailboxes will be unavailable for up to 30 minutes while the restart is taking place.

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