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Network Maintenance - Monday, January 2nd, 2023In order to address some security vulnerabilities with our campus firewalls, we will be performing network maintenance on Monday, January 2, 2023 from 10pm until midnight. During this time, network communication between campus and the internet may experience disruptions. Also, on campus and off campus connections to services in our local data center may also experience brief disruptions. Additionally, this maintenance may also briefly disrupt on campus access to AWS resources and also may cause VPN connections to reconnect. We anticipate this maintenance period will last no longer than 2 hours. If you have any questions, or if issues persist beyond the outage window, please contact the Tech Desk at techdesk@bucknell.edu or (570) 577-7777.12/15/22 15:05 1/3/23 00:30
Weather Related Internet Instability - Dec 23, 2022Our primary internet service provider is reporting widespread internet outages due to the winter storm. As a result, our campus internet connection may have periods of instability throughout the day. We are following it closely and will provide an update when we are given the all clear. We appreciate your patience during this unplanned event. 12/23/22 14:20 12/27/22 14:13
Wireless Network Maintenance - Tuesday, December 20th On Tuesday, December 20th, we will be upgrading the software on our wireless controllers from 1pm through 8pm. You can expect some brief interruptions throughout campus as our access points reboot. Should you experience problems with the wireless network beyond that timeframe, please reach out to the tech desk - techdesk@bucknell.edu12/15/22 14:51 12/20/22 20:30
Network Maintenance - Friday, November 18th between 11 PM - 1 AM Dear Campus Community, Library and IT will be performing campus network maintenance from 11 PM on Friday, November 18th until 1 AM Saturday, November 19th. Examples of affected services include but are not limited to Internet Connectivity and Network Connectivity to Bucknell's Local Network. This planned maintenance will only affect the following locations on Campus; Biology, Breakiron, Dana, Computer Center, Campus Theatre, DeWitt, Langone Center, O'Leary, Olin, Post Office and Rooke Chemistry. Network Connectivity for these locations will be intermittent during this outage. Questions regarding this outage may be directed to Tech Support at techdesk@bucknell.edu or by calling 570-577-7777. Thank you for your understanding during this scheduled maintenance event. 11/14/22 09:10 11/19/22 10:00
Internet slownessOur Internet Service Provider is dealing with a broken fiber optic cable. Our traffic was rerouted to other paths but those other paths are extremely busy causing the slowness. We expect updates this morning.11/16/22 07:42 11/16/22 12:01
Internet slownessOur Internet Service Provider is dealing with a broken fiber optic cable. Our traffic was rerouted to other paths but those other paths are extremely busy causing the slowness. We expect an update from them later this afternoon.11/15/22 12:30 11/16/22 07:36
Network incidentBucknell experienced a network incident at approx. 10:20a. Connectivity has been stable since approx. 10:30a. An investigation into the root cause continues.10/12/22 10:26 10/12/22 12:19
Network Maintenance, Thursday, August 11th @ 10PMIn order to bolster our internet connections' redundancy, we will be performing network maintenance beginning at 10PM on Thursday, August 11, 2022. During this time, our internet connection may experience brief disruptions. This maintenance should not disrupt on campus access to AWS resources but may cause VPN connections to reconnect. We anticipate this maintenance period will last no longer than 2 hours. If you have any questions, or if issues persist beyond the outage window, please contact the Tech Desk at techdesk@bucknell.edu or (570) 577-7777.8/9/22 10:24 8/12/22 08:00