Columbia University Information Technology

Service Alerts


Resolved Service Alerts

Resolved Service Alerts

  • Network - Ethernet and Wireless
    03/13/2015 - 06:00am to 03/13/2015 - 08:00am

    On Friday, March 13, from 06:00 to 08:00 EDT, NYSERNet will be replacing the commodity router in the Syracuse datacenter. All devices with a commodity connection in the Syracuse datacenter will experience an outage while the replacement takes place.

    CUIT apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause, but this action is necessary to ensure a more reliable service.  If clients continue to experience issues after the service-interruption hours, please contact the CUIT Helpdesk at:


    Phone:   212-854-1919



    For a list of active and future Service Alerts, please visit


  • Network - Ethernet and Wireless
    (Approximate) 03/12/2015 - 11:33pm to 03/13/2015 - 02:00am

    Begining 10:49pm there is a partial power outage effecting west 115th street between Amsterdam and Morningside. Con Edison is in route to address the issue.

    As of right now there is only one UPS down and the network is still up at 419, 415, 411 west 115th street.


    At approximately 2:00am Con Ed restored power to west 115 street between Amsterdam and Morningside.


    The service alert will be updated as we get more information.


    For a complete list of recent and upcoming scheduled service changes, please visit

  • ID System
    03/12/2015 - 02:45pm to 03/13/2015 - 04:00pm

    From 1:30PM to 2:35PM the uniedit program was unavailable due to a configuration error. CUIT administrators have resolved the issue and are working to insure no re-occurance. 

    For a complete list of recent and upcoming scheduled service changes, please visit

  • People At Columbia (PAC)
    03/11/2015 - 12:20pm to 03/11/2015 - 12:21pm

    Begining 9:30am, PAC became unavailable. CUIT administrators have been notified and the issue was resolved by 10:00am today.


  • Email
    03/10/2015 - 11:24am to 03/11/2015 - 02:28pm

    Phishing email has come in this morning with a link to a copy of the Cubmail login page. Subject is "IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION" and it tells the reader the account "has been disable until you validate". The sender is a stolen account at another university.