UBIT Alerts

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

Farber Hall 1st Floor Network and Telephones Unavailable During Electrical Shut Down Maintenance - Wednesday, 1/15/2020 7:00 a.m. EST - Friday, 1/17/2020 4:00 p.m. EST

WHAT: Farber Hall 1st Floor Network and Telephones Unavailable During Electrical Shut Down Maintenance

WHEN: Wednesday, 1/15/2020 7:00 a.m. EST - Friday, 1/17/2020 4:00 p.m. EST

WHERE: Farber Hall, 1st Floor rooms 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 138, 140A

DESCRIPTION OF IMPACT: There will be an electrical shut down.

Occupants should save data and turn off computers, etc. at the end of the day, Tuesday, January 14, 2020

REASON: This is needed for a renovation project in the building.

Communication connectivity in the listed areas of Farber Hall will be unavailable while technical staff perform planned maintenance.

The following service(s) will be affected:

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

- VoIP Telephony (Campus Telephones)

Regular telephone usage will not be affected.

- Wired Network Connections

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

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: Tim Zuch
TITLE: Facilities Electrical Engineer
PHONE: 716-645-3634

SECONDARY CONTACT: John Luby
TITLE: Construction Project Manager
PHONE: 716-523-9883

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.

Thank you for your cooperation.
Effective: 01/15/2020 Expires: 01/21/2020 Posted: 2020-01-13