System Status Archive

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Campus NetworkBrief Localized Network Maintenance Sunday, May 20th @ 10pmBeginning at 10pm on Sunday, May 20th, the Network group will be performing maintenance on the router that provides network access to the following buildings:
Computer Center,
Dana,
Breakiron,
O'Leary,
Olin,
Rooke,
Biology,
LC,
Post Office,
Campus Theater,
DeWitt

This maintenance is not expected to last more than 30 minutes. During this time, both wired and wireless connections will be unavailable. If you continue to experience issues past this brief window, please contact the tech desk at x77777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu
Posted: Friday, May 18, 2018 at 9:42 AM


Archived Status Alerts for Campus Network


 TitleDescriptionSubmittedResolved
Wireless Network Maintenance - Friday May 11th, 11pmWe will be performing maintenance on the campus wireless network beginning at 11pm on Friday, May 11th and continuing until 3am May 12th. Clients connected to the wireless network at that time should remain connected throughout this maintenance event. We are not anticipating any disruption, but should you experience any issues during this time that persist beyond the maintenance window, please contact the Tech Desk at x77777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu5/7/18 16:39 5/12/18 03:25
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Lower Campus Athletics & Bucknell West Network DownWe are experiencing an issue with our networking equipment in the KLARC distribution which is affecting everything that is linked through that building including the golf course, driving range, Art Barn, Sunflower, Bucknell West, Athletics Complex and Graham building. A technician is looking at the issue.4/17/18 06:53 4/17/18 08:11
Campus Internet Service StabilityWe are experiencing some issues with our primary campus internet connection (which impacted both wired and wireless connections), the networking group has us up and running on our backup connection and are working with our internet service provider to locate and address the issue. 4/13/18 10:41 4/13/18 13:00
Network Outage - Affecting Sections of Dana, Breakiron, Olin, O'Leary and Computer CenterA piece of networking equipment has failed, as such, we currently are experiencing an outage in some sections of Breakiron, Dana, Olin, O'Leary, Computer Center, LC and Biology/Chemistry. A technician is onsite working to resolve the issue.4/13/18 01:06 4/13/18 02:37
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Guest Wireless Internet Service DegradedWe are currently having an issue with our guest wireless network that is causing service to be degraded or seemingly unavailable. We have engaged our internet service provider and they are assisting our administrators now to resolve this issue. At this time, we do not have an ETA for resolution.3/13/18 09:29 3/13/18 10:40
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March 10th - Campus Wide Internet Router UpgradeAs part of the implementation of the Science DMZ, it is necessary for us to upgrade the routers we use to connect the campus network to the internet. As such, we will be performing this replacement on Saturday, March 10, 2018 between 2AM and 8AM EST. During this time frame, there will be several internet outages of varying length which will affect the entire campus. Both wired and wireless connections as well as connections coming in to campus from the outside will be affected. Should you experience issues beyond this maintenance window, please contact the Tech Desk at x77777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu3/5/18 11:03 3/12/18 09:32
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Network Interruption in the Weis CenterThe entire network in the Weis Center is currently down. We have a technician en route to investigate. At this time, we do not have an ETA for service restoration. UPDATE: The network equipment is currently without power, we have another technician en route to investigate the power outage.3/8/18 10:59 3/8/18 11:26
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Firewall Management Software UpgradeThe network group will be performing emergency maintenance on the management software we use to configure our campus firewalls beginning Saturday, March 4th at 12:01am. We do not anticipate any disruption to the campus network during this time period, but are scheduling this maintenance window, which will conclude by 1:30am, as a precaution. As always, should you experience issues beyond this maintenance window, please contact the tech desk at x77777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu.2/26/18 10:37 3/3/18 01:08
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Degraded Internet ServiceWe are currently experiencing some issues with internet slowness and website inaccessibility. We are working with our internet service provider to address these issues and will update as soon as we have more information. Currently, we do not have an ETA for resolution. Update: The issues have improved some, but are not completely resolved. Our ISP has located multiple portions of the fiber optic backbone that have been damaged. They have engineers working to restore service as of 1:30 am.2/5/18 21:46 2/6/18 08:44
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Biology Building 1st FloorStarting at 5:00 am Thursday morning, February 1st, the switches on the first floor of Biology will be getting an upgrade. This maintenance will last approximately 1.5 hours, ending no later than 6:30 am. During which we will be improving the uplinks of the switches servicing this floor from 1 Gigabit per second to 10 Gigabits per second. Should you experience issues past this window, please report them to the Tech Desk, techdesk@bucknell.edu or x7777.1/30/18 09:40 2/1/18 06:22
Emergency Critical Software Update to VPNFrom 5-5:30am tomorrow morning, February 1st, an emergency critical software update will be performed on our security appliances responsible for delivering the Cisco AnyConnect VPN service to the Campus. During this outage, if you are connected to the VPN, you may experience brief connectivity issues, and/or disconnects. Should you experience issues past this window, please report them to the Tech Desk, techdesk@bucknell.edu or x77777.1/31/18 12:33 2/1/18 05:32
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Wireless Network Maintenance - Saturday January 20th, 12:01amStarting at 12:01am Saturdayy morning, January 20th, the wireless system will undergo maintenance in order to migrate the rest of our system to the updated version. This maintenance will last approximately 1 hour, during which time we will be moving each administrative building over to the new system. Each building will have a 5-10 minute window of wireless instability/inaccessibility while the access points in the building are upgrading. The Library, Computer Center and all residence halls will be unaffected by these changes. You may need to reconnect to the network after the building is migrated. Should you experience issues past this window, please report them to the Tech Desk, techdesk@bucknell.edu or x7777.1/17/18 15:37 1/20/18 00:57
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Lower Campus Athletics & Bucknell West Network DownWe are experiencing an issue with our networking equipment in the KLARC distribution which is affecting everything that is linked through that building including the golf course, driving range, Art Barn, Sunflower, Bucknell West, Athletics Complex and Graham building. A technician is looking at the issue.1/15/18 14:47 1/15/18 16:30
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Wireless Network Maintenance - Friday Dec 12th, 12:01amStarting at 12:01am Friday morning, January 12th, the wireless system will undergo maintenance in order to migrate our system to an updated version. This maintenance will last approximately 1.5 hours, during which time we will be moving each residence hall over to the new system. Each residence hall will have a 5-10 minute window of wireless instability/inaccessibility while the access points in the building are upgrading. The rest of the wifi on campus will not be affected by these changes. You may need to reconnect to the network after the building is migrated. Should you experience issues past this window, please report them to the Tech Desk, techdesk@bucknell.edu or x7777.1/9/18 14:44 1/12/18 10:10
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Wireless Network Maintenance - Tuesday, January 9th @ 11:59pmStarting at 11:59 pm Tuesday evening, January 9th, the wireless system will undergo maintenance in order to migrate our system to an updated version. This maintenance will last approximately 1.5 hours, during which time you may notice some periodic instability, particularly in the Computer center, Library, Roberts, Trax and Kress as well as Academic West, O'Leary and the Student Apartments. We do not anticipate the rest of campus being affected by these changes, but there is a small possibility of a very brief disruption. Should you experience issues past this window, please report them to the Tech Desk, techdesk@bucknell.edu or x77771/6/18 03:23 1/11/18 16:08
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Intermittent Network Tuesday MorningOn January 10th, from 5 a.m. to 6 a.m., Bucknell's Internet access will be intermittent. During this time, we will be modifying the Internet router's configuration to improve speed for commonly used websites.1/9/18 14:35 1/10/18 05:28
Service degraded to some off-campus websitesWe appear to be experiencing some degraded service to random off-campus websites. So far from our testing, Apple, Microsoft, Wayfair, Ebay, and Hulu all appear to be affected, and there are likely others. We've opened a ticket with our ISP and they are actively investigating the issue.1/5/18 11:47 1/6/18 02:51
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