Columbia University Information Technology

Service Alerts


Service Impact: 
Alert Date: 
(Approximate) 05/08/2017 - 05:35pm to 05/08/2017 - 06:15pm
Outage Type: 
Unplanned Maintenance
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Alert Message: 

Due to CPU spike, this May 8th at 17:55, Classroom and Desktop Engineering must reboot the database server.

We apologize for the short notice and any inconvenience this may cause; however, this work is neccessary in order for CUIT to continue to deliver reliable service to our customers.

System administrators do not expect any disruption in service, but will be monitoring the situation closely and will provide any update(s) as needed. (OR: It is expected that users may experience [trouble description] during this work. We appologize for any inconvenience.)

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