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Network Maintenance: Andrew Wired/Wireless Networks Apr. 4-24

SCS Computing Facilities has received the following service outage notification from Andrew Computing Services:

(Please note that the SCS wired network will not be affected but all wireless connectivity will be.)

Day/Date: Thursday, 5-April, 2012

DATES & TIMES: April 4 - 24, 2012 from 6:00 - 8:00 a.m. daily

AREAS/BUILDINGS AFFECTED: Multiple; see below.

Computing Services staff members will perform maintenance work to the university's wired and wireless networks during these periods.


The lack of network connection means you will NOT have access to many services throughout the course of this maintenance (e.g., email, calendar, Internet connectivity, etc.). Likewise, individuals will not have access to services hosted on servers within your building. This work will affect the availability of many services which rely on Internet connectivity, including the following: Computing Services cluster machines; Andrew workstations; Email; Webmail; Andrew Calendar; Andrew Printing; MyFiles storage; Department MyFiles storage (DFS); Unix, Linux and Sun4 .andrew server pools; Virtual Private Network (VPN); Network Registration System (NetReg); Wired connectivity; Wireless connectivity; Web publishing: AFS, CMS and AWPS; Carnegie Mellon Web Portal, including event calendar; Directory Services (LDAP); Software license servers.


WED 4/4 Cyert Hall

FRI 4/6 University Center

MON 4/9 300 South Craig, 4615 Forbes

TUE 4/10 Alumni House, UTDC

WED 4/11 6 PPG, Purnell Center

THU 4/12 Doherty Hall

FRI 4/13 Hamburg Hall

MON 4/16 Scaife Hall, Whitfield Hall

TUE 4/17 Roberts Hall

WED 4/18 Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall

THU 4/19 Mellon Institute

TUE 4/24 Warner Hall

Please direct any questions or comments to the Computing Services Help Center (412-268-HELP or or to your departmental administrator or DSP consultant.

Computing Services

Carnegie Mellon University

Thank you for your attention,

SCS Help Desk