{THOMPSON NETWORK} Battery Backup Replacement – Tuesday 2/13/24 7:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.

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Dear members of the Puget Sound community,

Technology Services (TS) has planned the following maintenance activities. Details on the maintenance being performed are available below:

Planned Maintenance: Thompson Battery Backup Replacement

Tuesday, February 13 | 7:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.


  • Technology Services will replace the battery backup system that provides power to networking equipment that services the first floor of Thompson.



  • Network, WiFi, and phone connectivity will be temporarily unavailable on the first floor of Thompson during the maintenance window.

  • Actual downtime is expected to last no longer than 15 minutes.

  • The remaining floors of Thompson will not be affected by the maintenance.

  • Oppenheimer Cafe will not be affected by the maintenance.

For more information on Technology Services' Incident Communication Plan or to view a list of our Critical Systems and definitions, please visit our Service Announcements page on the Puget Sound website.

Thank you for your patience as we conduct this important work. If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact the TS Service Desk. 

TS Service Desk

Walk-In Support: Tech Center in Collins Library

Phone Support: (253) 879-8585

Online Help:  https://www.pugetsound.edu/osd (Logon Required)

Email Support: servicedesk@pugetsound.edu