Informed: Active Messages

Subject: Scheduled cascade outage
Posted: January 23, 2020 at 7:00pm by markv
Effective: January 25, 2020 at 8:01am (11 hours ago)

Cascade, the university's web content management system, will be unavailable for part of this weekend to perform a planned upgrade.

The system will be unavailable from Friday, January 24, midnight to Saturday, January 25, 8:00 a.m. We expect it to remain very slow on Saturday, January 25, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Live websites will not be affected by this outage.

Please make sure all necessary website publish jobs are complete before midnight on Friday, January 24.

Please contact if you have any issues or questions about this scheduled outage.

University Systems



Subject: Scheduled Service Maintenance "OUAdmin"
Posted: January 24, 2020 at 11:06pm by bheth
Effective: January 28, 2020 at 2:00am (2 days from now)

Required service maintenance for the '' Remote Desktop Service will begin January 27, 2020, at 18:00 PST. Users will be logged off of the service at that time.
The maintenance is expected to last for one hour.
This message will be updated when all maintenance is complete.

If you have any questions or concerns, please e-mail
Thank you,
Data Centre Services
UVic Systems


Terminal Services

Subject: * Complete * NETS: Network Maintenance EDC2
Posted: January 24, 2020 at 11:35pm by jasonrob
Effective: January 25, 2020 at 6:00pm (1 hour ago)

*** Work complete ***

Network services will be making a configuration change on EDC2 routers on 2020-01-25 at 10:00. No outage is expected as a result of this work.

If you have any questions or concerns please email

Network Services