Current outages and announcements

Mediasite Cloud Servers Maintenance Saturday, Aug. 24
Posted by Gary Barton on August 22, 2019
Start: Aug 24 1:00am
 End:  Aug 24 5:00am

The Mediasite Cloud Team will be performing maintenance on Mediasite Cloud Servers during their scheduled maintenance window on Saturday, Aug. 24 between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. This maintenance requires taking the environment offline, and as such access to Mediasite may be unavailable for brief periods during these times. Please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.

Monthly security updates installed Aug. 25 and 26
Posted by Gary Barton on August 22, 2019
Start: Aug 25 12:00am
 End:  Aug 26 6:00am

Monthly security updates will be deployed on servers from 12:01 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Aug. 25, and from 12:01 to 6 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 26. This may affect Windows and Mac machines that utilize services on these servers. If you experience problems accessing your services Monday morning, you may need to reboot your machine. Please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.

WMU web server upgrade, Sunday, Sept. 22
Posted by Gary Barton on July 10, 2019

The WMU web server for www websites is being updated to address security issues on Sunday, Sept. 22. The most notable change is the upgrade of PHP 5.4 To 7.2. Content hosted on this server outside the WMU CMS may need to be checked for compatibility with the new version of PHP. The dev and test www environments ( and have already been updated and are available for testing content.

As a reminder the WMU CMS is the recommended delivery method for www web content and is supported by the Office of Marketing and Strategic Communication. The Office of Information Technology does not provide support for individual or departmental web applications running on the www web server. Questions regarding your web content and web application compatibility with the new version of PHP should be directed to the individual or department responsible for maintaining your website and web application. Please direct other questions regarding this update to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.

Welcome to the new WMU Login
Posted by Adam Newsted on August 19, 2019

The WMU Login has been given a new design to improve your experience and ensure you have access to the information that is most important for you while you are logging in to University online services. To learn more about this new design and changes that will be coming in the future see

Cisco Webex coming this fall
Posted by Gary Barton on August 20, 2019

Cisco Webex will be available to all students, faculty and staff this fall. Webex provides; web conferencing, personal meeting rooms, screen sharing, interactive training environments, large-scale online events, and integration with W-Exchange email.

Visit for more information and please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.