Wednesday, July 30, 2008

College/Departmental Web Server Online

The college/departmental web server is online. All services have been restored.

College/Departmental Web Server Offline

The college/departmental web server is offline due to a power failure. The server is rebooting and should be online in the next 30 minutes. All college/departmental web sites are affected.

Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Weblink and Apecs are available

Weblink and APECS are available. The mainframe is running slower than usual so please be patient. We expect to have it back to usual capacity today. ITS Dept.

APECS down 07/29 08:30 a.m.

APECS service is not operating right; ITS works to solve the problem.

Sorry for the inconvenience.


Saturday, July 26, 2008

Internet Problems Resolved

Between 1 and 3 pm we’ve had some issues with connections to a number of sites.  This should all be resolved at this point.

Friday, July 25, 2008

Internet Issues

Today, we had an interruption in service due to a communication issue between our ISP and our point-of-presence. The problem was detected at 10:15 am. All was fixed by 11:30 am.

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Internet Outage 7/24/08 at 9:30 am



       SUBJECT:  MAINTENANCE - University of Detroit Mercy (UDMERCY3)


         SCOPE:  All sites behind this router, as listed below


        STATUS:  Connectivity will be interrupted to sites connected

                 to this router



  WINDOW START:  Thursday, 24 July 2008, 09:30 EDT MAINTENANCE

    WINDOW END:  Thursday, 24 July 2008, 09:45 EDT


      COMMENTS:  The expected duration of any potential outage is 10

                 minutes during the above window.



         University of Detroit Mercy


Monday, July 21, 2008

Helpdesk upgrade 07/22 7:30 a.m - 8:00 a.m.

Due to necessary upgrade of Helpdesk Ticket System (, this service won't be available on July 22, between 7:30 a.m. and 8:00 a.m.
We apologize for possible inconvenience.


Sunday, July 20, 2008

IR83 is complete - IBridge has been upgraded

The IR83 effort is complete. I have also installed the new version of IBridge with the license renewal. As a result, you may receive a message regarding allowing the new applet from CORE to run on your PC. Please grant permission to the applet as it is the new version.

Thank you, Steve Hamilton ITS

Thursday, July 17, 2008

APECS and Weblink will be down 7/18 5PM through 7/20 2008

Apecs and Weblink will be unavailable beginning 5 PM on Friday, 7/18. It will remain down until sometime in the afternoon on Sunday, 7/20. This is to create the IR district, which must be done each term. Once the effort is complete, both APECS and Weblink will be made available to the user community. Thank you, ITS Dept.

Monday, July 14, 2008

All systems up

No issues to report at this time.


Saturday, July 12, 2008

Small amount of Spam passing through

A small amount of Spam is passing through as good due to a minor issue with the SPAM solution.  The repair has been in the works for several hours and the messages should stop once this process is complete.

All systems functional at this time.

All systems are functional at this time.  Heavy outbound utilization of dorm bandwidth is presently being experienced.


Wednesday, July 09, 2008

Weblink is Up

Weblink is available for use.

APECS available; Weblink still has problems

The mainframe environment for Apecs is available. However channel problems are preventing weblink and depcon printing. UNISYS has been called. ITS Dept.

APECS/Weblink going down at 1 PM - for reboot

The mainframe environment requires a reboot. This will occur at 1 PM and anticipated downtime will be 40 minutes. ITS Dept.

Weblink is up but very heavy use

Weblink is up but is running slow due to the number of users signed in. Thanks, ITS Dept.

Weblink being rebooted - will be up soon

Friday, July 04, 2008

All systems up and running

All systems are up and running at this time.