System Status and Maintenance

Josh Clark
December 7, 2018

Maintenance Sunday 12/9

Date/Time of Outage:    Sunday, December 9, 2018 8:00am – 2:00pm Reason for Outage:       Planned Production Maintenance Affected Systems:         ARIES and related systems including: Banner application (INB & Admin Pages), Banner Self Service (SSB), Banner Job Submission, Banner Workflow, BDMS, A/R Payment Processing, Registration, Transcript Requests, RAMmobile (student functions such as grades, courses, & notifications), ARIESweb, RAMweb, […]

 

Blackout Period:

Blackout HR Dates

15 December 2018 – 15 January 2019 (HR W2 Processing)

Blackout Banner Dates for the Office of the Registrar:

1. 1 week before classes start through the Monday after census
a. Registration, add/drop, census

2. Monday of finals week through the end of the week after finals
a. Grades, end-of-term

Fall 2018

  1. 10 December – 21 December (grades)

Spring 2019

  1. 14 January – 11 February (census)
  2. 13 May – 24 May (grades)

Summer 2019

  1. 26 June – 1 July (census)
  2. 5 August – 16 August (grades)

Fall 2019

  1. 19 August – 16 September (census)
  2. 16 December – 30 December (grades)

Spring 2020

  1. 13 January – 10 February (census)
  2. 11 May – 22 May (grades)

Summer 2020

  1. 24 June – 29 June (census)
  2. 3 August – 14 August (grades)

Upcoming Major Upgrades and Data Migrations

Information Systems is beginning to put together a migration schedule from the current IBM servers to new Dell servers. The dates for these moves is below. These are tentative dates and this site should be checked on a regular basis to see changes or confirmation of the scheduled moves.

Production AIX to Linux migration target dates at a glance

i. Banner

      • Database tier (BANPROD) – 6/18-19
      • Application tier – TBD

ii. ODS

      • ODSPROD (include upgrade to 8.5) – 6/18-19
      • Related: Termination date of Discoverer – 6/18

iii. Kuali

      • Database tier (KFSPROD) – 6/4-5 – completed
      • Application tier – targeting 10/15-16

iv. HR

      • Database tier (HRPROD) – 6/25-26
      • Application tier – targeting 9/17-18

v. FAMIS

      • Database tier – TBD
      • Application tier – TBD

vi. Applications Manager (incl VistaPlus)

      • Database tier – 12/2016
      • Application tier – 10/13/18