The following message details a scheduled downtime for DCU's facilities
from this Friday until the following Monday. It reflects a recent change
of the time, and supercedes any previous message you may have received
Downtime of ALL COMPUTER SYSTEMS.
As a result of necessary electrical work, recently made
all staff in the University, Computer Services need to
shutdown all computer systems and networks across the
systems must be taken down to protect them against power
power surges, burn outs etc. We apologise for any
caused. The systems will be going down at:
16:00 on Friday, 11-Sep-1998
The systems will be brought back on line at:
11:00 on Monday, 14-Sep-1998
If anyone has any serious problems with the above shutdown
Helpdesk Phone: 7045007
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
All systems and networks are scheduled to be operational by
11:00 on Monday. However, it must be noted that this
we have no unforeseen problems with any of the equipment.
power down time in the past has caused a number of systems
If you are having problems (after 11:00 on Monday) then
contact the helpdesk to report the problem. Please note:
mail will be held and queued by our external mail backup
thus, e-mail will not be lost.
You are advised to inform as many people as necessary of
down time e.g. students. It is Computer Services intention
notify users by phone when the systems have returned to
CSD again apologise for any inconvenience caused,
Computer Services Department.