IT Status

This page will contain notices if planned maintenance, or unexpected longer outages, of IT systems is going on that may potentially be noticeable by our users. Longer planned outages will still also be announced by email.

DATE DURATION IMPACT STATUS

22/11/2021

14:30

3 hours VPN service unavailable due to urgent maintenance COMPLETED
9/11/2021 9:00 3 hours Excess load on Zimbra Email service making email access very slow; further adjustments made COMPLETED
8/11/2021 14:00 4 hours Excess load on Zimbra Email service making email access very slow; suspected DOS attack; load ok as of 6pm after blocks added COMPLETED
4/5/2021 10:00 180 minutes Some fileshares (but not home directories) inaccessible to windows users following a routine security update from provider; testing and rollback in progress but ultimate fix requires a reboot which will be announced and then scheduled for 9pm COMPLETED
1/4/2021 30 minutes Server move for people.maths COMPLETED
24/02/2021 08:00 120 minutes Courses website system crash due to disk corruption COMPLETED
21/02/2021 22:05 65 minutes Email services unavailable due to urgent maintenance. COMPLETED
17/02/2021 11:00 80 minutes Email services unavailable due to maintenance - taking longer than expected; change rolled back COMPLETED
30/07/2020 6:00 120 minutes Email services unavailable due to urgent maintenance. COMPLETED