Maintenance days

Central IT carries out a maintenance day once every quarter.

Maintenance dates 2021

  • Saturday, 20 February 2021
  • Saturday, 15 May 2021
  • Saturday, 21 August 2021
  • Saturday, 20 November 2021

It is not possible to use the university’s IT services for the whole of this day. Central IT’s PC training rooms will also remain closed.

This will affect the following, among others

  • Wi-Fi access
  • logging in to the PC workstations
  • the groupware system (email and calendar)
  • MSAD file storage (home and public) and the content services OCS
  • access to FAUbox
  • the Moodle e-learning system
  • the VirtuOhm and StudiOhm online services

There may be short interruptions in network connections within the university and to the internet connection. This also includes

  • the Eduroam Wi-Fi and
  • the GlobalProtect VPN access

Regular maintenance makes a significant contribution to avoiding service interruptions during the week.