Sunday, November 11, 23:00 - 02:00
The IT department will be preforming routine hardware maintenance on our systems. Resources such as the file server, Blazernet, and Password Manager will be periodically unavailable during this maintenance window.


EXPIRED:

Monday, October 8, 09:30 - 10:00 am
We will be taking down the phone system for maintenance this coming Monday, October 8, between 09:30 and 10:00 am. Please feel free to email the helpdesk if you have any questions.

SERVICES IMPACTED - All VoIP (non-emergency) phones on campus.



EXPIRED:

Sunday, July 22, 8am - 5pm, Core Switch Cutover

Network services will be unavailable during this time. You will still be able to access email, Moodle and WebEx as we failover to auxiliary systems at the Colo data center. 

 

SERVICES IMPACTED – physical network, wireless, IP phones, SCAN/Blazernet, PTP video conferencing, cameras, KeyScan

 

Monday, July 23, 6am - 8am, New fiber connection

A backup fiber connection from Gaylord Street to one One Federal in Springfield will be activated. This link will provide redundancy when the main fiber route on Springfield Street is unavailable. 


SERVICES IMPACTED – none

 

Sat-Sun, July 28-29, 8am - 5pm, New internet service provider (ISP)

 

SERVICES IMPACTED – external DNS, elms.edublazernet.elms.eduelms.webex.com

 

Saturday, August 4, 8am - 5pm, Main firewall upgrade

 

SERVICES IMPACTED – physical network, wireless, IP phones, SCAN/Blazernet, file servers, printers.



EXPIRED:

Date:                 Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Time:                 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

System:             Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Network

Effect:                Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Networks, Moodle, Blazernet and VPN Access will be unavailable.

Reason:             Routine maintenance on all wired and wireless network systems.


EXPIRED:

Date:                 January 10th, 2018

Time:                 7:00 am to 7:30 am

System:             Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Network

Effect:                Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Networks, Moodle, Blazernet and VPN Access may experience a brief disruption in service.

Reason:             Elms College's internet service provider is installing a new network switch. 




EXPIRED:

Date:               Monday, December 18 and Tuesday, December 19 

Time:               6:00 PM and 9:00 PM

Systems:          All except Google and Moodle


IT will be updating critical systems next Monday, December 18 and Tuesday, December 19 between the hours of 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM. During this maintenance window, the only systems and services that will be consistently available are Google and Moodle. 


Date:                 December 27th, 2017
Time:                 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
System:             Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Network
Effect:                Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Networks, Moodle, Blazernet and VPN Access will          
                          be unavailable.
Reason:             Routine maintenance on all wired and wireless network systems. 

Date:                 December 28th, 2017
Time:                 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
System:             Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Network
Effect:                Elms College Campus Wired and Wireless Networks will be intermittently unavailable. 
Reason:             Routine maintenance on all wired and wireless network systems. During this time access to  
                           Moodle and Blazernet will be available. 

EXPIRED:

Date:                 Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Time:                 7 am to 11 am

System:             Elms College Campus Wireless Network

Effect:                Elms College Campus Wireless Network will be unavailable.

Reason:             Routine maintenance on all wireless network systems. This maintenance will only affect the Elms, Guest and Gaming wireless networks. It will not impact Gmail access, Moodle, the Elms College campus wired network or on campus phones. 



EXPIRED:
Date:                  Friday, August 18th, 2017
Time:                 5 pm to 8 pm
System:             Elms College Campus Wireless Network
Effect:                Elms College Campus Wireless Network will be intermittently unavailable
Reason:             Routine maintenance on all wireless network systems. This maintenance will only affect the wireless network, it will not impact Gmail access, Moodle, the Elms College campus wired network or on campus phones. 


EXPIRED:
On Monday, August 14 at 10:00 AM, we will be testing the emergency generator in the Library for the building and fire inspectors. This is expected to be quick test lasting approx. 5 minutes, however services will be interrupted during this time. All computers and classroom equipment should be powered down prior to the test. Thank you.