COMPLETE: Research Compliance Suite Maintenance – Oct. 23-26

Update: Oct. 25
The below-mentioned update has successfully completed. ESTR-IRB, Agreements-DUA, and Data Safety are once again available for use.  Guidance materials are updated and available, as described below.  Initial login and page display time may be a bit slower than usual.  This will resolve as the sites are used.

ESTR-IRB Revised Guidance
Available in ESTR-IRB Help Center and on the support site

Agreements-DUA Revised Guidance
Available in Agreements-DUA Help Center and on the support site
Data Safety Revised Guidance
Available in Data Safety Help Center and on the support site.
Oct. 23
Harvard’s Research Compliance Suite of applications – ESTR-IRB, Agreements-DUAData Safety – will be unavailable from Friday, October 23 at 5:00pm (ET) until Monday, October 26 at 5:00am (ET).  HUIT will post a “system maintenance” page on each web site while the updates are taking place.  Any users in the system when the site becomes unavailable will be automatically logged out while the updates take place.
This release incorporates some minor enhancements and bug fixes, along with enhanced background integration capabilities (in preparation for future application and enhancements). For reference, release notes are available on the following support sites:

If you have any questions, please contact the IT Help Desk at (617) 432-4357 or email

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