Planned Outage

myBama, Banner and Other Services Unavailable Sunday, Oct. 27

OIT will install the quarterly Oracle patch on Sunday, Oct. 27, from 5:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. The following services will be unavailable during the installation period: Appworx, BITPRD, Banner, CEME, CENSUS, Crystal Report Server, Degree Works, myBama, OIRA, PCR360 and SiteFile. If you have any questions or concerns, contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.

Banner Bundle – Sunday Oct. 6

OIT will be implementing a Banner Bundle upgrade on Sunday, October 6, 2019 from 4:00 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 Database Upgrade

OIT will be performing an upgrade to the database that hosts myBama Saturday, Oct. 5 from 7am – 9am. myBama will be unavailable during the upgrade, but channels that connect to Banner will 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.

Planned Blackboard Outage

Blackboard Learn will undergo required maintenance Thursday, Oct. 3 at 11:00 p.m. until Friday, Oct. 4 at 5:00 a.m. Blackboard Learn will be unavailable during the required maintenance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Center for Instructional Technology at 205-348-3532 or cit.ua.edu.

myBama Patch Upgrade

The Office of Information Technology will be performing an upgrade to myBama Saturday, Sept. 14 from 6am – 8am. myBama will be unavailable during the upgrade, but channels that connect to Banner will 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.

Server Patching – July 14

OIT will install a server patch on Sunday, July 14, from 5:00 a.m. until 10:00 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. If you have any questions or concerns, contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or itsd@ua.edu.

Blackboard Data Center Maintenance – June 28

Friday, June 28 Blackboard will be performing data center maintenance from 1:00 a.m. until 5:00 a.m.. While they anticipate no interruption in service as a result of the work, they cannot entirely rule out brief periods of intermittent connectivity. They will make all efforts to keep service disruption, if any, within the window to a minimum.

Blackboard Data Center Maintenance – June 21

Friday, June 21 Blackboard will be performing data center maintenance from 1:00 a.m. until 5:00 a.m.. While they anticipate no interruption in service as a result of the work, they cannot entirely rule out brief periods of intermittent connectivity. They will make all efforts to keep service disruption, if any, within the window to a minimum.