The University of Texas at Austin

ITS Services Status

RESTORED: Emergency Austin Services Maintenance

Service Restored

The critical update has been installed. Services are functioning normally.


On Thursday, October 23, 2008, starting at 5 p.m., ITS will begin patching systems affected by a critical update that was released by Microsoft today. All Austin Services will be affected, including:

  • Austin Active Directory
  • Austin Disk
  • Austin Exchange Messaging Service
  • Blackberry
  • Sharepoint
  • Windows Terminal Services (users will be disconnected and unable to reconnect while servers are being patched)

Users may experience brief interruptions while the affected servers reboot.

Last updated on Oct 24, 2008 1:09 PM