UBIT Alerts

UBIT Alerts inform the University at Buffalo community about information technology (IT) service outages and scheduled maintenance.

Wilkeson Quad Building 1 Network and Telephones Unavailable During Maintenance - Monday, 8/3/2020, 6:00 a.m. - Wednesday, 8/5/2020, 4:00 p.m. EDT

WHAT: Wilkeson Quad Building 1 Network and Telephones Unavailable During Maintenance

WHEN: Monday, 8/3/2020, 6:00 a.m. - Wednesday, 8/5/2020, 4:00 p.m. EDT

WHERE: Wilkeson Quad Building 1

Communication connectivity in the listed buildings will be Unavailable while technical staff perform planned maintenance.

Occupants of Wilkeson Quad Building 1

DESCRIPTION OF IMPACT: No power to outlets in Wilkeson Building 1. Only emergency lighting will be available in the hallways. No lighting will be available in bathrooms. The roof top AC unit # 7 will be offline. No air conditioning will be available on the first floor of Wilkeson building 1,2 and 3.

SCHEDULED DATE: Aug 3, 2020 thru Aug 5, 2020

SCHEDULED TIME: Shutdown 6:00am Aug 3 Start up 4:00pm Aug 5

REASON: Replacement of Distribution Panel DPF-3HF on the third floor of Wilkeson 1

We regret any inconvenience this interruption may cause. Should a situation exist where this would seriously restrict your ability to conduct business, please call one of the contacts listed below to discuss other options.

PRIMARY CONTACT: Joseph Holewinski
TITLE: Maintenance Supervisor Ellicott Complex
PHONE: 716-481-6240

Please notify all units and/or departments in your building or area that will be affected by this shutdown.

For electrical shutdowns, be sure that all computer terminals in your area are turned off before the scheduled time to avoid problems.

For further information or questions about this shutdown, please call one of the contact persons listed above.

The following service(s) will be affected:

- DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol)
--- Customers may experience brief network slowness during this time.

- Verizon-Provided Telephony Services (Analog/ISDN/Circuit)

- VoIP Telephony (Campus Telephones)

- Wired Network Connections

- Wi-Fi Network Connection
--- UB Secure
--- eduroam
--- UB Connect

Should a situation exist where this disruption may seriously restrict your ability to conduct university business, please contact us immediately so that we can reschedule this work.
Effective: 08/03/2020 Expires: 08/07/2020 Posted: 2020-07-28