Scheduled Upgrade to Data Center Firewalls on the Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC)

GW Information Technology (GW IT) will be performing scheduled upgrades to the Data Center Firewalls on the Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC) beginning Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Impact: The following services will be available during the scheduled firewall upgrades: wired and wireless Internet, GWAlert, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Blackboard and GWorld services including Card Access, GWorld Purchases, Parking Access and Mobile ID Access.

The following service applications behind these firewalls will incur intermittent outages and/or operate in a degraded state. Upon completion of the scheduled upgrade, these services will need to be revalidated. Please report any issues after the upgrade to [email protected].

·       Colonial Connect

·       Sites 24x7 pollers

·       Perceptive Content (PC7)

·       Endowment Tracking System (ETS)

·       Sunapsis