The University of Texas at Austin

Training and Events Calendar

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12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Blackboard Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Weekly maintenance event for Blackboard (courses.utexas.edu).

The service may be degraded or down during this time.
12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Austin Exchange Message Service (AEMS) Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: This maintenance includes any or all of the following maintenance tasks:

* Installation of security updates and hotfixes.

* Moving of user mailboxes to different mailbox databases to better ... (more)
12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Austin Disk Services Planned Maintenance Window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Customers utilizing the following dependent services may be affected:

* Austin Disk shares (user home directories and departmental shares)
* Stat Apps Server (user profiles, redirected documents ... (more)
1:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Mainframe maintenance window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The UT Austin mainframe will undergo planned maintenance early Sunday morning beginning shortly after 1:00 AM and lasting approximately 1 hour into Sunday morning. UT Direct, applytexas.org, ... (more)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
5:15 AM - 5:30 AM
UT Direct's Enterprise Data Broker service maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: UT Direct's Enterprise Data Broker service will be restarted to address Monday's UT Direct slowdowns. All applications relying on Broker for Enterprise data will experience a brief (approximately 5-... (more)
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Virtual ID Cards Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: On Tuesday, November 5th from 7:30am - 8:00am the Virtual ID Cards will undergo routine scheduled maintenance. Users should experience no interruption in service.
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
ID Photo Gateway Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: On Tuesday, November 5th from 7:30am - 8:00am the ID Photo Gateway will undergo routine scheduled maintenance. Users should experience no interruption in service.
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Student Photo Roster Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: On Tuesday, November 5th from 7:30am - 8:00am the Student Photo Roster will undergo routine scheduled maintenance. Users should experience no interruption in service.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
TEST uTexas Identity Manager (TIM) Routine Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be conducting routine maintenance on the TEST TIM system. There will be a complete outage of approximately 45-60 minutes during the maintenance period.

Production services will not be ... (more)
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Outlook 2011 for Mac
Description: TX307 - Have you ever felt intimidated by Outlook? It sends us scurrying from meeting
to meeting, makes us fear post-vacation inboxes, and easily takes over our
entire week/month/etc. We spend more ... (more)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Outlook 2011 for Mac
Description: TX307 - Have you ever felt intimidated by Outlook? It sends us scurrying from meeting
to meeting, makes us fear post-vacation inboxes, and easily takes over our
entire week/month/etc. We spend more ... (more)
6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Application Registry (AppReg) Server Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Install operating system updates on appreg.security.utexas.edu.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Outlook 2010 for Windows
Description: TX308 - Have you ever felt intimidated by Outlook? It sends us scurrying from meeting
to meeting, makes us fear post-vacation inboxes, and easily takes over our
entire week/month/etc. We spend more ... (more)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Outlook 2010 for Windows
Description: TX308 - Have you ever felt intimidated by Outlook? It sends us scurrying from meeting
to meeting, makes us fear post-vacation inboxes, and easily takes over our
entire week/month/etc. We spend more ... (more)
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Blog Service Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Scheduled maintenance may occur weekly on Wednesdays between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. To the maximum extent possible, installation of service, application, and security updates will be performed during ... (more)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
UT Direct Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: UT Direct will be performing planned maintenance to deploy user-requested enhancements. A small percentage of users may experience a very limited interruption in service.
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Setup HA cluster for standby F5 units
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Expedited, Non-Disruptive maintenance:

The standby (DR) F5 units will be joined into an HA cluster. These are pre-production units. Adverse impact is not expected.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Web-Based EID Administrative Tools
Description: TX343 - The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with the terminology
and business processes of the university's identity management system,
especially the Web-based tool for ... (more)
10:00 PM - 2:00 AM
SharePoint 2010 Upgrade
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Installing Sept 2013 Microsoft Security Update via SharePoint 2010 Oct 2013 Cumulative Rollup
10:00 PM - 11:59 PM
SharePoint Friday Night Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Regularly scheduled SharePoint IIS maintenance each Tuesday and Friday 10PM to midnight.
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Footprints Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Application or OS patching and updates.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
10:00 PM - 2:00 AM
SharePoint 2010 Upgrade
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Installing Sept 2013 Microsoft Security Update via SharePoint 2010 Oct 2013 Cumulative Rollup
12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Blackboard Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Weekly maintenance event for Blackboard (courses.utexas.edu).

The service may be degraded or down during this time.
12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Austin Exchange Message Service (AEMS) Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: This maintenance includes any or all of the following maintenance tasks:

* Installation of security updates and hotfixes.

* Moving of user mailboxes to different mailbox databases to better ... (more)
12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Austin Disk Services Planned Maintenance Window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Customers utilizing the following dependent services may be affected:

* Austin Disk shares (user home directories and departmental shares)
* Stat Apps Server (user profiles, redirected documents ... (more)
12:01 AM - 6:00 AM
SharePoint 2010 Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: During the weekly maintenance window, SharePoint 2010 farm will have SharePoint updates (product updates and security updates) installed.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UDC-C Annual YORK Chiller Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: UDC-C along with Johnson Controls will be performing Annual YORK Chiller Maintenance.
This work is not expected to have any impact on daily operations or redundant cooling systems.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
University Directory ( White Pages ) Maintenance Expedited Non-Disruptive
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Routine updates will be done on the University Directory (the White Pages). No service interruption is expected.
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UDC-C Annual YORK Chiller Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: UDC-C along with Johnson Controls will be performing Annual YORK Chiller Maintenance.
This work is not expected to have any impact on daily operations or redundant cooling systems.
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: VMs will be migrated to other storage locations to permit evacuation of 2 SANs to a new firmware revision which cannot be done with the SAN online.

No VM downtime is anticipated. There is a ... (more)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
QUAL uTexas Identity Manager (TIM) Routine Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be conducting routine maintenance on the QUAL TIM system. There will be a complete outage during the maintenance period.

Production services will not be affected.
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
CIO Website Migration
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The CIO Website will be migrated to a new platform with a new look-and-feel. During the process, www.utexas.edu/cio may be unavailable for a short time.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SBC Configuration update
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Our VoIP vendor will apply configuration changes to the Session Border Controllers to correct feature operation in the VoIP System. We expect no disruption to VoIP service.
10:00 PM - 11:59 PM
SharePoint Tuesday Night Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Regularly scheduled SharePoint 2010 maintenance. There will be intermittent service outages during the maintenance window.
7:00 AM - 7:15 AM
UDCC Network Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: During normal diagnostic testing on one of the core routers in the data center a condition resulted that will need to be reset by UDC Networking. These tests are run automatically as health check ... (more)
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
UTForge Quarterly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The UTForge production servers will undergo quarterly system security and package updates. There will be no interruption for the Subversion service, Trac will be unavailable for a portion of this ... (more)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
University Directory ( White Pages ) Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Routine software updates for the University Directory (White Pages) will be implemented. No interruption of service is expected.
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
UTLogin Expedited, Non-Disruptive Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: UTLogin will undergo an expedited, non-disruptive maintenance at this time. There should be zero impact to users.
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Blog Service Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Scheduled maintenance may occur weekly on Wednesdays between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. To the maximum extent possible, installation of service, application, and security updates will be performed during ... (more)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
SBC Configuration verify
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Our VoIP vendor will load pre-release code into one side of the Session Border Controller to ensure that a problematic call scenario is resolved. The code will be backed out after the exercise.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Blackboard - Expidited, non-disruptive
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We'll be adding vRAM to the Blackboard application servers, one at a time. no disruption is expected.
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
WebSpace planned database maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The database server for WebSpace will undergo routine software maintenance. WebSpace will be unavailable while this maintenance is being performed. We expect this maintenance window to be exercised ... (more)


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