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SCS Network Outage Scheduled

Day/Date: Thursday, December 27, 2007 and Friday, December 28, 2007

Time: 1:00AM - 2:00AM

Services Affected: E-Mail, SCS Web Services, Project servers, Printing, and NTP


An operating system upgrade will occur on each of the two core Wean Machine Room switches. User access to the affected services will vary during each upgrade window.

The following core services will be available during each upgrade period:

  • AFS
  • DNS
  • VPN
  • DHCP
  • iPass
  • Backups
  • Dialups
  • Kerberos
  • ISO Authentication
  • SCS Windows Domain
  • Connectivity to Andrew, Internet, Internet2

Please contact the SCS Help Desk at x8-4231 or send mail to with any questions or concerns regarding this maintenance period.

Thank you for your attention,

SCS Help Desk