IT Services Alerts - Wireless Network Downtime, March 10th, 8am-9am

First Posted: 1.45pm, Monday 7th March 2011

IS Services wish to advise that essential reconfiguration work on the central wireless network infrastructure will take place on Thursday March 10th between 8am and 9am. During this period the wireless network will be unavailable in all campus and off-site locations. This service outage will affect all of the following wireless network services:

  • The TCDwifi Student wireless service (TCDconnect)
  • The Staff wireless network
  • The Guest wireless service
  • The eduroam wireless roaming service
  • The School of Mathematics hosted wireless service in the Lloyd and Hamilton Buildings
  • The metakall research wireless service

It is anticipated that full wireless services will resume from 9am, however please note that the follow-on period 9am–10am on Thursday March 10th should be considered an 'at risk' period for the wireless network during which the central system will be monitored and corrective action taken if necessary should unforeseen issues arise.

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