Columbia University Information Technology

Service Alerts


Service Impact: 
Alert Date: 
01/05/2014 - 01:00pm to 01/05/2014 - 01:30pm
Outage Type: 
Planned Maintenance
Main Content
Alert Message: 

UPDATE: This maintenance was completed successfully with no interruption in service.

The CPU resources of the IDM database will be upgraded during a maintenance window on Sunday, January 5, from 1 to 1:30PM. Interruption of service is not expected. However, should a reboot of the host be necessary there may be a 30 minute outage for the following IDM services starting at 1:00PM

UNI activation

password management

group changes (myUNI web site)

uniedit (Help Desk support tool)

maillist changes

online ID photo submission application (WPS)

Delegated admin application (DIA)

Gino web service (for Lenel updates)

Wind authentication (to clients relying on password age data)

For questions about this alert, please call the CUIT Helpdesk at 212-854-1919 or email For a complete list of recent and upcoming scheduled service changes, please visit