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ITS Maintance Outages: Several affected October 18; BI extended outage October 25

Posted: 2019-10-16 15:54:34   Expiration: 2019-10-19 15:54:34

Disclaimer: This news item was originally posted on 2019-10-16 15:54:34. Its content may no longer be timely or accurate.

Several systems will be affected by maintenance during the weekly window from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 18.

  • Business Intelligence - regular updates
  • Network storage - brief intermittent outages affecting
  • S:\ - Shared1
  • J:\ - User1
  • H:\ - App1
  • K:\ - Acad1
  • V:\ - Trees1
  • M:\ - Media1
  • T:\ - Tech1
  • NOTE: To protect data integrity, do not edit files on the network storage during this outage.
  • eDirectory servers - brief intermittent authentication issues to some systems; if you have trouble signing in, please wait a few minutes and try again
  • Single Sign-on - upgrade; brief outage at some point; if you have trouble signing in, please wait a few minutes and try again
NOTE: Due to the release of vendor updates and patches outside ITS control, any university system may experience brief intermittent outages.  Because these updates may be released any time it is not possible to include them all in this list.

If you are not able to access a system during the maintenance hour, please wait a couple of minutes and try again.  If you continue to experience problems, please contact the ITS Help Desk.

LOOKING AHEAD: Extended BI outage for October 25

Business Intelligence will be down starting at noon on Friday, Oct. 25. The system will be unavailable during the extended outage, which is expected to last five hours. Please plan accordingly.

We appreciate your understanding and thank you for your patience.  If you have questions regarding these outages, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or

-- UW Platteville: Deb Meyer