Updated 5/23/2010 at 3:58 PM: All services are now back online, including password synchronization.
Updated 5/23/2010 at 3:15 PM: Currently all applications are available again, but desktop and email password changes are not currently syncing to Cascade; we expect this issue to be resolved by 5:00 PM.
The next production maintenance window is Sunday, May 23, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
This month some database applications will be unavailable during the outage window including Cascade and Banner. All other services will remain available throughout the maintenance window.
Cascade went down temporarily on April 1 at approximately 3:45 PM. The server was bounced and service was restored. The source of the problem may be related to high traffic, but is under investigation.
The middle tier on San Juan will be restarted after a configuration update on 2/5/2010 between 5:00 am and 5:30 am PST during the regular maintenance window. The configuration update will help in troubleshooting.
A new feature of the Account Management application allows supervisors to “unlock” an employee’s work session from a supervisor’s management page. Lockable systems are Cascade Web and Cascade database.
All production databases were patched successfully. If you experience any issues with Puget Sound systems, please contact TechHelp at (253) 879-8585.
The next production maintenance window is Sunday, November 29th, from 8:00 AM to noon. From 8:00 AM to noon, all database services may be intermittently or entirely unavailable, including: Cascade, FAMIS, Millennium, and Banner.
Changes to the provisioning system housed in the Cascade database will be installed on 8/20 starting at 5:30 a.m., and it shouldn’t take more than half an hour to finish.
These changes are to support Moodle integration to AD.
Problems with provisioning should be reported to Carol White immediately.