System Downtime Reminder: Saturday May 17, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. until midnight CST

Please note that the System Downtime has changed from midnight Saturday to 5:00 A.M Sunday CST (5 Hours) to 6:00 P.M. Saturday until midnight CST (6 Hours).

In order to improve and maintain system infrastructure reliability, performance and security, Information Services has moved to a weekly six-hour maintenance period.

What: Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance.

When: Every weekend from 6:00 P.M. Saturday until midnight CST (6 hours)

Affected Services: Most systems will be unavailable during this time.

Blackboard System is hosted on the West Lafayette campus and will not be impacted by downtime activities. If you are unable to access Blackboard Learn during this system downtime, please visit the following URL:

Is there anything that the affected users should do before, during or after the outage?

Yes, please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend.

Who should I contact?

If you have any questions or concerns please E-mail the IS Customer Service Center at or you can call the IS Customer Service Center at 219.989.2888 option 2.