Category Archives: Portal

Reminder: Student Email Upgrade This Weekend

This is a reminder that student email will be upgraded this weekend.  Unlike the upgrade from Microsoft Live@EDU to Microsoft Office365, this upgrade will not require any service outage; student email will be available throughout the upgrade.  Some new features of Office365 will be released in this new version, however, including a new file sharing… Continue Reading »

IT Summer 2013 Maintenance Schedule

Each year University IT Services schedules major systems upgrades and maintenance in early August.  Most systems downtime is scheduled between the end of the summer session at the main campus and the start of orientation at the Law School.  University IT Services is planning this summer’s maintenance for the following times. Friday, August 2, 6:00… Continue Reading »

IT Systems Maintenance on June 2, 2013

University IT Services will be upgrading the network in the data center during the scheduled systems maintenance on Sunday morning, June 2, from 12:00 Midnight to 7:00 AM.  The campus network, University Web site, student email and the Blackboard Learning System will not be affected by this upgrade.  All other systems will be off line… Continue Reading »

PirateNet Problems This Afternoon (Fri., 4/26)

This afternoon around 3:00 PM routine maintenance on the PirateNet portal inadvertently caused some performance problems with the PirateNet servers.  Blackboard and email access were unaffected by this maintenance, but users saw some intermittent error messages when accessing other services, such as Self Service Banner, Kronos time management or Cognos reports.  This issue was resolved… Continue Reading »

Services During Sunday’s IT Maintenance Window (4/21/2013)

Summary:  University IT Services will be performing necessary maintenance in the University’s data center during this weekend’s maintenance period, Sunday, April 21, from 12 Midnight until 7 AM.  The campus network, SHU Web site, Blackboard and student email will not be affected by this maintenance.  All other systems will be offline during this maintenance. The… Continue Reading »