Planned Outage

Server Maintenance – May 20, 2018

Sunday, May 20, 2018, from 8:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. OIT will be performing routine server maintenance. During this maintenance window, Listserv, DegreeWorks, and file servers on the UA-NET domain will be unavailable. All services will resume by 9:45 a.m. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.

Digital Signage Upgrade

Beginning Wednesday, May 16 at 8:00 a.m. through Friday, May 18, at 4:30 p.m., OIT will be implementing an upgrade to the AxisTV (digital signage) application.  During the upgrade, content managers will not be able to update any signage content. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555.

Sunday, May 13, 2018 Network Upgrades

OIT will be performing network upgrades Sunday, May 13, 2018 from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 a.m. Users may experience connections drop during this maintenance time. All connections should resume by 7:00 a.m. If you experience any connectivity issues after 7:00 a.m., please contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555.

Banner Services Unavailable Sunday, April 22 from 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

The Office of Information Technology will be implementing a Banner Bundle upgrade on Sunday, April 22, 2018 from 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  myBama will be available during the upgrade, but channels that connect to Banner will not be accessible, including self-service and administrative systems. For questions or concerns, contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.

myBama, Banner and Other Services Unavailable March 25

The Office of Information Technology will install the quarterly Oracle patch on Sunday, March 25, 2018, from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. The following services will be unavailable during the installation period: Appworx, BITPRD, Banner, CEME, CENSUS, Crystal Report Server, Degree Works, myBama, OIRA, PCR and SiteFile. For questions or concerns, contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.

Planned Outage – OIT Data Center Maintenance 

OIT will conduct necessary data center maintenance Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 from 4:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and again Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 from 4:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. This maintenance will require that OIT take databases and applications offline during the two six-hour maintenance windows. This includes applications such as myBama, Banner, DegreeWorks, and OnBase. Blackboard will remain available. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.