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ITInformation Technology

Outage April 11 During Upgrades

This news item expired April 11, 2006. It may contain out-of-date information.
On Tuesday, April 11, between 6:00 and 7:30 am, IT Services will complete the process of upgrading some AFS file servers. During this maintenance window, there will be an outage of some services.

Services or resources that rely on the AFS file servers will be affected, including WebMail, public websites, access to user files, and long-running SAS jobs. An individual user may experience one outage of up to 30 minutes.

This equipment is being updated to help alleviate recurring and ongoing problems with the file servers.

If you have questions or concerns, contact the Solution Center at or 515-294-4000.