IRD March 2018 Maintenance: 3/15/18

Enterprise Applications will be conducting scheduled March maintenance tomorrow evening from 6:30PM to 11:00PM.

 The following production change items will be included in the maintenance window:

  • Banner 8 Payroll U.S. Tax Update #: 245 taxu0245.trz (Required Federal Tax Update)
  • Banner 8 Payroll U.S. Tax Update #: 246 taxu0246.trz (Required Federal Tax Update)
  • Banner 9 Accounts Receivable 9.3.5.1.1 (Required for Banner 9 Functionality)
  • Banner 9 Finance 9.3.8.0.2 (Required for Banner 9 Functionality)
  • Banner 9 Admin Common 9.3.9 (Required for Banner 9 Functionality)

During the maintenance window the following systems will not be available:

  • Banner INB/SSB (Enterprise Resource Planning System)
  • BDM (Banner Document Management)
  • myWord Portal (Links to Banner within the portal)

 

Blackboard System Enhancement

Blackboard will be enhancing our server on Wednesday, March 14, 2018.  This upgrade will take place between 12:01 am and 12:30 am, and will result in Blackboard being down for a maximum of three minutes. This is a mandatory server upgrade to a more robust database deployment. According to Blackboard, this new database deployment offers more reliability and performance compared to our current configuration.

Service Interruption: Degree Works

Enterprise Applications will be conducting the scheduled Degree Works Upgrade on Monday, March 12, 2018  from 8:00 AM to Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 8:00 AM.

During the maintenance window the following systems will not be available:

  • Degree Works (Academic Advising, Degree Audit Software, Scribing Software, & Surecode Software)

 

 

Blackboard Upgrade

There will be an upgrade of the Blackboard LMS on Friday evening, March 9, 2018 at approximately 8:00 p.m.  This upgrade is not expected to effect service and the should not be any downtime for Blackboard.  The Blackboard Admin team will be monitoring the update.