{PeopleSoft Maintenance}: Patch Maintenance DEV/TST – Thursday August 24 @ noon – 5pm


This is an announcement from Technology Services regarding upcoming scheduled Patch Maintenance. Please see details below.

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE:  PeopleSoft DEV and TST Environments THURSDAY AUGUST 24:  noon – 5p.m.


  •  DEV: All PeopleSoft DEV environments will be unavailable [PA91DEV, CS92DEV, FN92DEV, HR92DEV, HR92DEVp]
  • TST: All PeopleSoft TST environments will be unavailable [PA91TST, CS92TST, FN92TST, HR92TST]


  • Standard maintenance to maintain a secure, reliable computing environment

Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns.

Best regards,

Technology Services

Pre Production Server Patch Maintenance {Completed}

UPDATE – This has been completed

​Pre-Production Server Patch Maintenance is scheduled for Thursday, 08/24/2017, from 8 AM to 5 PM with PeopleSoft Dev/Test systems getting updated after 12 PM. This should NOT affect any production services such as email, individual and departmental file shares, database applications, or web services (Moodle, vDesk, etc.). If an issue is encountered, please contact the Technology Service Desk at 253.879.8585 or servicedesk@pugetsound.edu Ctrl+Click or tap to follow the link”>servicedesk@pugetsound.edu.

Technology Services schedules regular maintenance windows to ensure a secure, reliable computing environment. Thank you for your patience as we conduct this important work!

Network Maintenance – 8/17/2017 [COMPLETE]

Update: Maintenance has been completed.  Please report any issues to the Service Desk.  Thank you for your patience.

Technology Services will be performing changes on the network on 8/17/2017 from 7pm to 12am.  Services that may be impacted include data connectivity, phone/fax, wireless and internet services.  This will work will impact the various areas around campus throughout the night but only for shorts periods of time (usually less than a minute but up to 5-10 minutes).

This maintenance is necessary to ensure the continued reliability and stability of the University’s network.

Thank you

Network Maintenance August 13, 2017 [COMPLETE]

Networking will be doing maintenance on the core router on August 13, 2017 at 5 am to 8 am.  This maintenance is necessary to patch a few bugs and improve stability on the network.  While this work is being performed the network will go down campus wide for periods of 1-5 minutes.

Services that will be affected include data, WiFi (PS-CampusAcces/GuestAccess), VOIP,  access to servers internally, and internet access.

We appreciate your patience as we conduct this important work.

Network Services

Network Maintenance – 08/08/2017 and 08/09/2017 [COMPLETE]

Update 2:  Mainetnance has been completed for August 9th.  Please report any issues to the Service Desk.  Thank you!
Update 1: Maintenance for August 8th has been completed.  Please report any issues to the Service Desk.
Network Services will be making changes on the network on the following days:

August 8, 2017 6 AM – We will be migrating the server network gateways onto the new Juniper core router.  This will cause a momentary disruption between data networks and server networks but all inter-network traffic should continue working (example: server to server).  The disruption should only last for a few seconds.

August 9, 2017 10 PM to 3 AM – We will be attempting to migrate the internet gateways onto the new Juniper core router.  This will cause intermittent disruption of all outbound and inbound internet traffic throughout the night.

Thank you


[RESOLVED 8/3/17] Moodle Coding Error – 8/1/17

Users have been reporting that they are unable to login to Moodle and are receiving a coding error:

“Coding error detected, it must be fixed by a programmer: get_device_type is removed, please update your code to use core_useragent instead.”

Our Educational Technology Team is aware of the issue and they are actively troubleshooting. Thank you for your understanding and patience. Please feel free to contact the Technology Service Desk if you have questions (servicedesk@pugetsound.edu or 253-879-8585 option 2).