SYSTEM ALERT: Monthly Server Maintenance Outage – Friday March 31st 2AM – 7AM EST
To: Smith Community
From: Office of Smith IT
This is a notice to advise you of the upcoming Server Maintenance Outage that will occur at 2am EST Friday, March 31st and last until 7am Friday, March 31st. During this outage many of the Smith servers will be getting patched with the latest Security and Critical Updates that Microsoft and various vendors have released. All Smith School services will be affected due to reboots that are required when the patches are installed. The Active Directory File Server, all Lotus servers, and vSmith servers will also be restarted.
The following services will be effected during the outage:
vSmith Apps & Desktops
Active Directory File Server (K and O Drives)
Application Databases that run from Lotus Domino
DOIT Microsoft SQL server
DOIT Linux Server
Please direct any questions to the Office of Smith IT Service Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-405-2269.
We apologize for any inconvenience that the outage may cause.
Office of Smith IT