ITS will upgrade campus firewalls Sunday October 1 from 6:00-10:30AM. There will be a network and application outage for up to 4.5 hours.
The University's Internet connection, wireless and wireless networks will be interrupted for up to 60 minutes. Most applications and services will also be interrupted for up to 90 minutes. Some applications such as Blackboard and myUWindsor will be unavailable for up to 4 hours.
This upgrade is required to increase the capacity, stability and speed of the campus cybersecurity infrastructure.
UPDATE Oct 01 12:45pm: there were some problems with the upgrade and the change had to be rolled back. There were lingering problems (most noticeable on wireless) until 12:30pm. ITS believes that all services are now operating normally.