Impact of the change on users:
The wired and wireless networks at all campuses will be intermittently and briefly unavailable during the maintenance period. There will be multiple outages, each lasting less than a minute each.
During the planned maintenance, the wired and wireless networks, as well as Mason phones will be intermittently and briefly unavailable. Prior to the planned maintenance, please save all work that is network-dependent (i.e., files synched to OneDrive or saved to the M: shared drive) and plan accordingly for phone calls if you are using Mason phones. Cell phone service will not be impacted.
Reason for the change:
ITS is updating firewall code. (ID # 181905)