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

WHAT: Central Load Balancer Briefly Unavailable During Maintenance

WHEN: Tuesday, 8/4/2020 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:

API Management Development
Content Management System (Drupal) Development
Enterprise Monitor Development
HUB Development
OpenShift Develpmemnt
UB WordPress Development
UBCMS Development
UBVCL - Virtual Computing Labs (RemoteApp)
Enterprise Monitor (Spectrum)
Microsoft Product Updates
Microsoft Licensing
Splunk Server Log Collections
Symantec Endpoint Protection (Antivirus definition updates)
Virtual Desktops

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: 08/04/2020 Expires: 08/07/2020 Posted: 2020-07-24