Server and Network Maintenance, Thurs. 10/14/21, 7pm – 1am

On Thursday, October 14th, IT will perform regular monthly system maintenance to all servers and network equipment. The maintenance window will last from 7PM Thursday, October 14 – 1AM Friday, October 15, Eastern Daylight Time.

The following services will be affected during the dates and times above:
– All Virtual Desktop Systems
– File and Print services
– Mailman listservs
– Local SMTP email services
– FILR (web-based access to network drives)
– Powerfaids and NetPartner
– Wasabi
– CCure and Passage Point

All other services will be unaffected during the maintenance window, including the following: 
– Zoom
– Canvas
– Office 365 (email, calendar, OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
– Administrative forms (account requests, visitor pass requests, computer setup, etc.)
– my.harvard
– The Forum website
– Web Server (main site)
Kiteworks by Accellion File Transfer service

Office upgrade for VDI

VDI for Staff will be receiving an upgrade to the latest 64-bit version of Microsoft Office.  Check your email for details.

Windows 7 computers are no longer supported.

Please contact the IT Helpdesk at (617) 432-4357 or email if you still have Windows 7.

Upcoming Maintenance Windows:

Please contact the IT Helpdesk at (617) 432-4357 or email for any questions or concerns you may have regarding this information.