Computing network outages planned for Sunday morning


Information Resources and Technologies will conduct upgrades to its central systems on Sunday, August, 9th, from 12:01 am until Noon. 

Please visit the IRT Alerts page for real-time updates on this and all planned outages, unplanned outages, and security alerts. 

All central university technology resources may be affected while necessary servers are replaced, upgrades are installed and routine maintenance is conducted.  

Although the work is targeted at very specific components of the central systems, the following UST resources may experience intermittent interruptions:

  • Internet
  • UST Web
  • E-Mail
  • Blackboard
  • Murphy Online
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES)
  • Exchange ActivSync (EAS)
  • SharePoint
  • UST Portal
  • MailMarshal
  • Lyris
  • Collage
  • RFS
  • Banner
  • Optix
  • R25 and Event Viewer
  • My Storage
  • Deptstore
  • Courseweb
  • Appworx
  • Cognos BI
  • Cognos Planning
  • Adobe Connect
  • Library databases

IRT hopes that this scheduled outage will result in minimal, if any, inconvenience and will communicate additional updates as needed. 

Questions?   Please call the IRT Tech Desk at (651) 962-6230 or e-mail

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