2022/08/23 - Scheduled maintenance, 23 August

During the Tuesday, 23 August maintenance window, maintenance work will affect certain services, starting at 5:00 PM and being completed before midnight. The following work is planned:

  • 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.

    • Steve Biko Union Building

    • Catering and Housekeeping Headquarters

    • CEC

    • Chemistry Major lecture theatre
    • DIFS General Lab

    • Great Hall

    • Jan Smuts Dining Hall
    • Highway Africa Building

    • Selwyn Castle (Sociology, Anthropology)

    • Sports Admin

  • AMM data centre UPSes: provided the newly-installed UPSes are operational in time for the maintenance window, all devices in the data centre will be connected to new UPSes. This will result in brief network outages affecting the buildings below and Internet access for all of campus may be at risk.

    • Africa Media Matrix

    • VC’s Lodge

    • Orchard CO2 facility

    • Public libraries

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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