IT maintenance outage: Friday 10 February 5PM to Saturday 11 February 6PM: bookmark direct links and download important materials

Published On February 3, 2017 | By Luke | Deadlines

ITD will be performing maintenance on University IT systems and services on Saturday, 11th February 2017. The full-day maintenance will commence from 6am and will complete by 6pm and as a result most services will experience periods of disruption.

In addition, an upgrade to Moodle  is scheduled to commence on Friday, 10th February 2017 at 5pm.

Moodle will be unavailable to unit coordinators and students from Friday afternoon, 5pm to Saturday evening, 6pm (possibly earlier).

For staff and on-campus students:

Staff should expect intermittent outages as systems are restarted following maintenance updates. Network connections as well as internet access will be unavailable in different locations across campus during the day.

Further details will be posted closer to the weekend in Workplace (Facebook@Work) at

For off-campus students:

  • Moodle will be unavailable from Friday 10th February, 5pm to Saturday, 11th February, 6pm.

We recommend that you download any materials (such as readings and lecture recording) you require over the weekend to your local system to make sure you have access.

  • Student Email (Office365 emails should be available throughout the day.

This event is one of ITD’s scheduled maintenance windows, during which essential work is carried out to enhance and improve University systems.

The schedule of maintenance windows for 2017 can be found on the ITD website ( ).  Please check these dates before planning any events that may require IT services or support.

Please check the ITD service announcements web page regularly for information relating to ITD services interruptions and planned events.

Service Desk support will be available during the weekend – please contact or if you are experiencing problems after the maintenance outage.

Source:  Professor Peter Creamer – COO

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