Scheduled Maintenance for 2021-04-29

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, April 29, 2021, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Counseling Center scheduling
  • Email
  • Off-campus library database access
  • Printing
  • Web: filedrop.kzoo.edu, webmail.kzoo.edu

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

Scheduled Maintenance for 2021-03-25

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, March 25, 2021, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Web: most K College websites, including this page
  • Bookstore systems
  • Computer labs: some software (MATLAB, Maple, ArcGIS, Rhino)
  • Facilities Management Systems
  • im.kzoo.edu “Spark Chat”
  • KFiles
  • listserves
  • Printing
  • Web: federated web applications like Microsoft 365
  • Wi-Fi (clients not already connected will briefly be unable to join the network)

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

Scheduled Maintenance for 2021-01-28

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, January 28, 2021, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Counseling Center scheduling
  • Email
  • Off-campus library database access
  • Printing: Center for New Media Design, computer labs, offices
  • Web: webmail.kzoo.edu
  • Wi-Fi (clients not already connected will briefly be unable to join the network; outage after 8:00 P.M.)

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

scheduled maintenance for 2021-01-14

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, January 14, 2021, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Counseling Center scheduling
  • Ellucian Colleague and related systems
  • Email
  • Off-campus library database access
  • Printing: Center for New Media Design, computer labs, offices
  • Web: webmail.kzoo.edu, WordPress sites, including this page
  • Wi-Fi

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

scheduled maintenance for 2020-12-17

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 17, 2020, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Ellucian Colleague and related systems
  • Web: people.kzoo.edu, filedrop.kzoo.edu, Moodle, WordPress sites (including this page), and more
  • Bookstore systems

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

Scheduled Maintenance for 2020-12-10

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 10, 2020, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Computer labs: some software (MATLAB, Maple, ArcGIS, Rhino)
  • Facilities Management Systems
  • im.kzoo.edu “Spark Chat”
  • KFiles
  • listserves
  • VPN access
  • Web: blogs.kzoo.edu, campus.kzoo.edu, www.kzoo.edu, ems.kzoo.edu, filedrop.kzoo.edu, Moodle, WordPress sites (including this page), and more
  • Portal: portal.kzoo.edu will be rerouted to hive.kzoo.edu

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

network disruption 2020-12-08

A traffic accident has caused network damage at K’s ISP, and it appears to be affecting campus intermittently. Repairs are expected soon.

Update 11:47: Systems have been stable on redundant paths, but repairs have not begun. More disruptions possible later.

Update 17:33: Expect intermittent disruption around midnight early Wednesday as services are restored.

Update 2020-12-09 09:19: Services have been restored as of 05:46.

Scheduled Maintenance 2020-12-03

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 3, 2020, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • email delivery
  • Internet connection
  • Web: computerlabs.kzoo.edu, rt.kzoo.edu, federated web applications like Microsoft 365

The interruptions listed above are not expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :

Scheduled maintenance 2020-10-22

Services to be Interrupted

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Planned maintenance from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, October 22, 2020, will interrupt some services on campus. Expect a brief VPN disruption every week.

  • Ellucian Colleague
  • Counseling Center scheduling
  • Email
  • Off-campus library database access
  • Printing
  • Web: some web applications, webmail.kzoo.edu
  • Wi-Fi

The interruptions listed above are expected to require the entire maintenance window. The interruptions above are necessary to improve performance, reliability, and security of the systems in question.

Questions

If you have further questions about this upcoming maintenance/outage please Contact the Help Desk between 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at :