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Banner System Maintenance during the Weekend of 2017-11-24

  Posted on: November 23, 2017

Please be advised that IT Services will be performing necessary maintenance to Banner as below which will affect students (Campus and OL), faculty, Open Learning faculty, and staff.   Stage 1: between Friday, 2017-11-24 4:30PM and Saturday, 2017-11-25 9:00AM During this period MyTRU portal will experience intermittent disruptions and there will be NO ACCESS to…

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Banner Emergency Maintenance from 9:00 – 9:30 PM on Friday, October 20, 2017

  Posted on: October 20, 2017

Please be advised that IT Services will be performing updates to Banner from 9:00 – 9:30 PM on Friday, October 20, 2017. This may impact faculty members and students who study on campus. During this period, Banner 9 self-service applications could be briefly interrupted.  Self-service applications include: Student Self-Service Registration (not including FlexReg for Open Learning…

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Wireless Outage – Friday, October 27th 4:00-5:00PM

  Posted on: October 20, 2017

IT Services will be performing maintenance on the Wireless network on Friday, October 27th 4:00-5:00PM. During the maintenance, wireless services, both EDUROAM and TRU, will be unavailable. The update is in response to the KRACKATTACK wireless vulnerability. More information on the vulnerability can be obtained at: http://its.inside.tru.ca/?p=734 Thanks for your patience as we perform this…

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Vulnerability in WiFi Security

  Posted on: October 16, 2017

Background: On October 16, 2017, security researchers disclosed a flaw in the WPA2 protocol used to secure wireless communications [1]. Impact: Any product that communicates over WiFi and uses WPA2 to encrypt that traffic is vulnerable. This includes nearly all mobile devices, computers, connected home devices, and wireless access points and routers including those on…

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Banner System Maintenance from Saturday, 2017-10-14 6:00 AM to Sunday, 2017-10-15 6:00AM

  Posted on: October 10, 2017

Please be advised that IT Services will be performing necessary system maintenance to Banner from Saturday, 2017-10-14 6:00 AM to Sunday, 2017-10-15 6:00AM This will affect students (Campus and OL), faculty, Open Learning faculty, and staff. During this period MyTRU portal will experience intermittent disruptions and there will be NO ACCESS to the following services:…

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Staff File Share “O Drive” Interruption

  Posted on: September 11, 2017

Due to weekend maintenance the Staff “O Drive” may not connect on your PC. IT Services is aware of the issue and working on the required fix. As a temporary solution, you may be able to access the O Drive shares by browsing to \\tru_vfiler1.tru.univ\Shared in Windows File Explorer.   Thanks for your patience. IT…

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Staff File Share Upgrades/Maintenance – Intermittent Outages between 6:00 pm September 10th, 2017 to 6:00 am September 11th, 2017

  Posted on: September 8, 2017

IT Services will be performing upgrades and maintenance to the staff file share storage on Sunday evening. There will be intermittent interruptions in access to staff file shares starting at 6:00 pm Sunday evening and finishing at 6:00 am Monday morning. Thanks for your patience as we perform this required maintenance.   IT Services (250)…

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Network Outage

  Posted on: August 27, 2017

As a result of the power outage today, IT Services is dealing with a number of failed legacy network switches throughout campus, resulting in outages. While ITS  has been working throughout the evening to restore services, some outages may continue into tomorrow morning and throughout Monday.   Thanks for your patience.   IT Services (250)…

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Student File Share Upgrades/Maintenance – Intermittent Outages between 6:00 pm August 17th, 2017 to 6:00 am August 18th, 2017

  Posted on: August 16, 2017

IT Services will be performing upgrades and maintenance to its student file share storage on Thursday evening. There will be intermittent interruptions in access to student file shares starting at 6:00 pm Thursday evening and finishing at 6:00 am Friday morning. Thanks for your patience as we perform this required maintenance.   IT Services (250)…

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