UBIT Alerts

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

Login Services Briefly Unavailable During Maintenance - Saturday, 08/01/2020, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT

WHAT: Login Services Briefly Unavailable During Maintenance

WHEN: Saturday, 08/01/2020, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT

WHO: UB students, faculty and staff

Planned maintenance will be performed on the servers that assist with logging in (authentication) to many UB Web services.

There will be a brief 5 minute outage during the maintenance. All services provided by these servers should be otherwise available during this maintenance.

Login services servers provide authentication for many sites (including UBITName Login service-protected sites) such as:
- MyUB
- UBlearns
- Dining Plan / Campus Cash Online Tool (http://myaccount.myubcard.com)
- UB White Pages
- ScienceDirect
- Simplicity
- AlcoholEDU
- DreamSpark
- HUB
- UB File Service (UBfs)
- ubunix
- UBmail Powered by Google
- Webdoc

No service interruption is expected of the following dependent services:
- UBmail Powered by Exchange
- Spam quarantine
- UBBox
- WebEx
- Zoom
- Housing Portal

For additional information, please contact the UBIT Help Center (http://buffalo.edu/ubit/help, 716-645-3542) for the EIS Auth team.

Technical Detail:
UBLDAP servers are being upgraded
Effective: 08/01/2020 Expires: 08/04/2020 Posted: 2020-07-29