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Update: UBC Exchange and Mercury Service Maintenance February 27, 2011 10:00AM

The Exchange and Mercury Service is currently undergoing service maintenance. There may be intermittent service interruptions for Exchange 2007 and 2010. Service maintenance is expected to be completed at 11:00am February 27, 2011.

UBC Exchange and Mercury Service Maintenance February 27, 2011 05:00 – 10:00

On February 27th 2011, UBC IT will perform system maintenance on UBC Exchange and Mercury servers. Services will be unavailable as noted below: * 05:00 – 09:00: The Blackberry service will experience an 1 hour loss of service. Mail sent/received within this period will be delayed. Exchange accounts on MBX1 and MBX2 will experience a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

Update: Yahoo and Hotmail Blocking Interchange and FASmail – February 21, 2011

Delivery to Yahoo was restored at approximately 7:30pm on February 21, 2011.

Exchange 2007 Service Maintenance – February 22, 2011 08:00-08:15 Cancelled

On February 22 2011 between 08:00 and 08:15, a change will be made to the Exchange 2007 outgoing message routing. Most users will experience no impact as a result of this change. However, if a user sends a spam or virus from their Exchange 2007 account, the rejection message may appear slightly different.

Yahoo and Hotmail Blocking Interchange and FASmail – February 21, 2011

Please be aware that Yahoo and Hotmail are blocking e-mails that are originating from Interchange and FASmail today. UBC IT has submitted delisting requests to both Yahoo and Hotmail. Hotmail has unblocked UBC as of 12:39pm and we are still waiting for a response from Yahoo. E-mails are queued on the relays and will be […]

Yahoo Blocking UBC Email Update February 18, 2011 10:13 Resolved

Yahoo is no longer blocking emails originating from UBC email addresses. Unless you received an undeliverable, emails originating from UBC that are destined to Yahoo email addresses are starting the delivery process.

Yahoo Blocking UBC Email – February 17, 2011

Please be aware that Yahoo is currently blocking e-mails that are originating from UBC. E-mails sent to Yahoo are being queued. UBC IT has submitted a delisting request to Yahoo and we are waiting for their response. On the off chance that you do get an e-mail stating undeliverable, please try again. UBC e-mails sent […]