Some Apple MacOS users are experiencing issues accessing Office 365 Outlook on the web (https://office365.uiowa.edu) using the Safari web browser. Microsoft is working on the problem. Current workaround is to use an alternative web browser such as Chrome or Firefox
Wireless connections using the AirGroup service (Apple Airplay on macOS and iOS devices to AppleTVs and AirServer on Windows systems) in lecture halls, classrooms and conference rooms aren't working.
macOS and iOS devices can connect to Solstice Pods using the Solstice App and then use Airplay to mirror their display. Detailed Instructions can be found here: https://teach.uiowa.edu/Solstice.
ITS is working with the vendor to resolve the problem.
This work is required to replace networking equipment in the building
Wired and wireless services from STH to the campus network, as well as Internet, will be disrupted.
REDCap will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance.
Power BI will be unavailable during this time, but afterwards, users may need to restart sessions. Mobile app users may need to update their app and sign in again.
The ITS production VMware clusters will be updated to vSphere 6.7 Update 3b. This will bring the platform to the latest patch level, providing various security and stability fixes.
These updates will not disrupt running servers, however, the vCenter service (vcenter.iowa.uiowa.edu) will not be available.
If you have questions or concerns please contact the Virtualization Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.