UBIT Alerts

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

Central Load Balancer Briefly Unavailable During Maintenance - Tuesday, 8/11/2020 4:30 a.m. - 6:30 a.m. EDT

WHAT: Central Load Balancer Briefly Unavailable During Maintenance

WHEN: Tuesday, 8/11/2020 4:30 a.m. - 6:30 a.m. EDT

WHO: UB students, faculty and staff

Maintenance will be performed on the central load balancer infrastructure which helps direct network traffic. A brief interruption is expected to the following related services:

ADFS
Kerberos
RSA-LB for https://ubrsa.buffalo.edu
Shibboleth
Symantec Encryption Services
UBITName Manager and Identity/Accounts Management (IdM) tool (https://ubidm.buffalo.edu)
UB LDAP
DNS

For additional information, please contact the Network Operation Center (noc@buffalo.edu, 716-645-3531) and refer to EIS Storage group.

Technical Detail:
Load Balancer Code Upgrade
Effective: 08/11/2020 Expires: 08/14/2020 Posted: 2020-07-24