The University of Texas at Austin

Training and Events Calendar

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1:00 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)
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Footprints Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Application or OS patching and updates.
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SecureDoc service and server maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Recurring maintenance window for SecureDoc services.
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Using UT Mainframe
Description: IC101 - This training is now offered via a Video series consisting of four videos.
Go to: http://www.utexas.edu/its/training/classes/ic101-401.php to view the
videos. You will need to enroll in the ... (more)
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Dept Contacts Security Info
Description: IC401 - This class is no longer offered via a classroom setting. This class will now
be offered via a Flash video series on the web. Currently that video series
is under production. Planned ... (more)
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 - 1:00 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 12:00 AM midnight and lasting approximately 1 hour into Sunday morning. UT Direct, applytexas.org,... (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)
12:00 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)
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
NFS Server Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: ITS will be performing storage maintenance that affects a number of IT services across campus. We are updating the operating system on the StoCon file servers to the latest supported revision.
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
OS upgrade on the F5 load balancers
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The OS on the F5 load balancers will be upgraded to install security and performance enhancements.

There may be momentary interruptions to some load balanced services, but most services should ... (more)
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
PyPE OS Security Patching - Test & Qual
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Apply OS Patch Stream to PyPE Test and Qual environments. Servers are paired and will be updated in sequence, so PyPE-based applications will continue to run with diminished capacity but no ... (more)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Upgrade DR cluster vCenter server
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Upgrade the vCenter server at the DR site to revision 5.1. No user impact anticipated.
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Absolute Manage training - General discussion topics
Description: TX840 - Absolute Software representatives will facilitate an interactive discussion
of Absolute Manage software uses including:
- Console Basics, Preferences
- Agent Deployment, Custom Agent Packages
... (more)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
uTexas Enterprise Directory (TED) routine maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Routine maintenance on TED (The uTexas Enterprise Directory) will be done at this time. No interruption of service is anticipated, however updates to TED may be suspended periodically during this ... (more)
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Absolute Manage training - Advanced discussion topics
Description: TX850 - Absolute Software representatives will facilitate an interactive discussion
of Absolute Manage software uses including software packaging and
distribution, dynamic custom fields, license ... (more)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wireless Network Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Networking will be conducting maintenance on one of the core wireless routers to replace a failing module (faulty hardware). Wireless clients in some areas of campus may experience a momentary drop (... (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)
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Upgrade vCenter server
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Upgrade the vCenter server to revision 5.1. VMs will be unaffected, however during this outage access to VM consoles (which goes through vCenter) or other VM provisioning tasks that require vCenter ... (more)
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Footprints Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Application or OS patching and updates.
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SecureDoc service and server maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Recurring maintenance window for SecureDoc services.
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 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)
12:00 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)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Migration of Java webapps servers to new servers
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be migrating the Java webapp tomcat servers to new servers. No user impact expected
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Planned Maintenance for Central Web Authentication
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Central Web Authentication will undergo routine scheduled maintenance. Users should experience no interruption of service.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ERP Web Infrastructure Maintenance Window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: ERP UI, ERP Application Registry, ERP UI Site generator application upgrades occur during this time. Minimal impact on users should be expected.
10:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Web Central Scheduled Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The servers and software associated with www.utexas.edu, custom websites hosted on Web Central, and Web publishing on UNIX (UTS, uts.cc.utexas.edu) will undergo scheduled maintenance. During this ... (more)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Emergency Maintenance Window SRM/Enterprise cluster....
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be testing SRM failover/failback operations on 6/12/2013 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm. This is on a newly upgraded vCenter server and newly upgraded SRM server, so maintenance window is being ... (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)
6:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Session Border Controller Software Upgrade
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Vendor upgrade of Session Border Controller software (p/o new VoIP system). Redundant system so we expect no user impact. (This was originally the contingency window. Schedule change because of ... (more)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Shibboleth Routine Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The Shibboleth production environment (idp.its.utexas.edu) will undergo routine scheduled maintenance at this time. Users should experience no interruption of service.
6:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Session Border Controller Configuration Change
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Our vendor will be reconfiguring the Session Border Controller (p/o the new VoIP system). Although the system is redundant, the changes may require a momentary interruption in VoIP service.
6:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Session Border Controller Software Upgrade
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Vendor upgrade of Session Border Controller software (p/o new VoIP system). Redundant system so we expect no user impact. (This was originally the contingency window. Schedule change because of ... (more)
6:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Session Border Controller Configuration Change
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Our vendor will be reconfiguring the Session Border Controller (p/o the new VoIP system). Although the system is redundant, the changes may require a momentary interruption in VoIP service.
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Footprints Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Application or OS patching and updates.
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SecureDoc service and server maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Recurring maintenance window for SecureDoc services.
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)
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 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)
12:00 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)
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Network Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: On Sunday, June 16, from 8am-11am, Networking will be conducting maintenance to increase the network capacity between the core, border, and data center routers. No service interruption is expected.
10:00 AM
Migration of beta.dp.utexas.edu to new servers
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be migrating the beta.dp.utexas.edu servers to new servers. No user impact expected
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monthly Group E-Mail Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Monthly maintenance window for the Group E-mail server.
6:30 AM - 7:00 AM
PROD uTexas Identity Manager (TIM) Routine Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be conducting routine maintenance on the TIM Production system. Users connected to the EID Self Help application or the EID Administrative application may experience session resets.
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Planned Maintenance for Central Web Authentication
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Central Web Authentication will undergo routine scheduled maintenance. Users should experience no interruption of service.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Quarterly OS Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: JIRA will undergo regular operating system (OS) maintenance on the third Tuesday of every third month.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Natclipse server maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The natclipse servers will undergo regular operating system (OS) maintenance on the third Tuesday of every month. No user disruption is expected due to service architecture.
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Web Application Security (1/2)
Description: CS315 - (*** This class consists of the first 4 hours of material of CS 320)
This class will cover common web application security vulnerabilities and how
these vulnerabilities can be exploited. We ... (more)
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wiki Service Monthly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Scheduled maintenance for the University Wiki Service occurs the third Tuesday of the month from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. To the maximum extent possible, installation of service, application and security ... (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)
10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
UT Lists planned maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The UT Lists mailing list service at utlists.utexas.edu will undergo routine service maintenance. List mail delivery and access to the Web GUI at https://utlists.utexas.edu may be unavailable during ... (more)
6:30 AM - 7:00 AM
PROD uTexas Identity Manager (TIM) Routine Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be conducting routine maintenance on the TIM Production system. Users connected to the EID Self Help application or the EID Administrative application may experience session resets.
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
UT-V Storage Update
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The ITS Storage team will be updating the storage configuration for UT-V hosts. Individual UT-V hosts will be placed into maintenance mode prior to each update. This event will be transparent to ... (more)
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Urchin Planned Maintenance Window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Planned monthly maintenance window for Urchin.
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
WorldSpace Planned Maintenance Window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Planned monthly maintenance window for WorldSpace
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Footprints Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Application or OS patching and updates.
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SecureDoc service and server maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Recurring maintenance window for SecureDoc services.
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)
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 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)
12:00 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)
9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
PyPE OS Security Patching - Beta & Production
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Apply OS Patch Stream to PyPE Beta and Prod environments. Servers are paired and will be updated in sequence, so PyPE-based applications will continue to run with diminished capacity but no ... (more)
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Planned Maintenance for Central Web Authentication
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Central Web Authentication will undergo routine scheduled maintenance. Users should experience no interruption of service.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ERP Web Infrastructure Maintenance Window
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: ERP UI, ERP Application Registry, ERP UI Site generator application upgrades occur during this time. Minimal impact on users should be expected.
10:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Web Central Scheduled Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: The servers and software associated with www.utexas.edu, custom websites hosted on Web Central, and Web publishing on UNIX (UTS, uts.cc.utexas.edu) will undergo scheduled maintenance. During this ... (more)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
DEFINE Internals/Enterprise Workflow Planned Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: *DEFINE Internals/Enterprise Workflow will be performing planned maintenance to deploy user-requested enhancements and bug fixes. A small percentage of users may experience a very limited ... (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)
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Footprints Weekly Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Application or OS patching and updates.
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SecureDoc service and server maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: Recurring maintenance window for SecureDoc services.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PROD uTexas Identity Manager (TIM) Routine Maintenance
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be conducting routine maintenance on the TIM Production system. There will be two 10 minute outages during the maintenance period.
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 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)
12:00 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)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Migration of dpdev1.dp.utexas.edu to new servers
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: We will be migrating the dpdev1.dp.utexas.edu servers to new servers. No user impact expected

Maintenance has been postponed to finish conversion and testing of special functions specific to dpdev1
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Using UT Mainframe
Description: IC101 - This training is now offered via a Video series consisting of four videos.
Go to: http://www.utexas.edu/its/training/classes/ic101-401.php to view the
videos. You will need to enroll in the ... (more)
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Dept Contacts Security Info
Description: IC401 - This class is no longer offered via a classroom setting. This class will now
be offered via a Flash video series on the web. Currently that video series
is under production. Planned ... (more)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Windows Deployment Service Server Upgrade
Location: N/A (N/A N/A)
Description: On July 1, 2013, existing Windows Deployment Services servers will be swapped out with new servers running Windows Server 2012. There will be a brief outage while IP addresses and names are swapped.


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