2020/06/30 - Scheduled maintenance, 30 June

During the Tuesday, June 30th maintenance window, maintenance work affecting Wi-Fi services will occur, starting at 8:00 PM and being completed before midnight.  The following work is planned:

  • Wi-Fi security certificate renewal: the certificate used to secure connections from Rhodes University staff/students to the eduroam and RUoffcampus Wi-Fi services will be updated.  Users of Apple iPhones and/or iPads will be prompted to accept the new certificate when next they connect to an eduroam or RUoffcampus Wi-Fi network.  Provided the certificate is for and issued by DigiCert, please tap Accept Certificate.
  • Wi-Fi: software will be updated on Wi-Fi access points in the buildings listed below.  Wi-Fi services will be unavailable for 20 minutes.
    • 33 South St
    • Allen Flats
    • Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Founders Lodge
    • Highway Africa
    • Legal Aid
    • Maintenance stores
    • Old Laundry
    • Stockenstrom Place
    • Struben Building

This work is being conducted during a minor maintenance period. Should there be a compelling reason why this work should not go ahead as planned, please contact before 3:00 PM on Tuesday.

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