Monthly security updates installed Dec. 22 and 23
Posted by Gary Barton on December 17, 2019
Start: Dec 22 12:00am
 End:  Dec 23 6:00am

Monthly security updates will be deployed on servers from 12:01 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Dec. 22, and from 12:01 to 6 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 23. 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.

Reminder: Jan. 14, 2020 is the end of support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2. After December 2019, Updates will no longer be deployed to Windows Server 2008 or 2008 R2.

Please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.


Network instability Dec. 19, 4-7 a.m.
Posted by Tony Hendrix on December 17, 2019
Start: Dec 19 5:00am
 End:  Dec 19 7:00am

There will be network instability between 4-7 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 19 due to maintenance. During this maintenance period and after work is complete desk phones might be unavailable. Please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.

Update: The time frame has been moved to 4-7 a.m. from 5-7 a.m. so a bulk of this maintenance can be completed before some University Units open at 5 a.m.


Online payments unavailable Wednesday morning, Dec. 18
Posted by Gary Barton on December 17, 2019
Start: Dec 18 3:00am
 End:  Dec 18 7:00am

Online payments will be unavailable from 3 to 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18. Please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.


Employee Self-Service Links Unavailable Dec. 17
Posted by Gary Barton on December 12, 2019
Start: Dec 17 12:00pm
 End:  Dec 17 5:00pm

Employee self-service links in GoWMU will be unavailable from noon to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, due to system maintenance. Please, direct questions to the Help Desk at (269) 387-4357.


WMU web server upgrade, Sunday, Dec. 15
Posted by Gary Barton on December 9, 2019
Start: Dec 15 8:00am
 End:  Dec 15 9:00am

The WMU web server for www websites is being updated on Sunday, Dec. 15 at 8 a.m. Websites will be unavailable for a brief moment during the upgrade.

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 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.