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Blackboard unavailable Friday 23 December 01:00 - 05:00 a.m. GMT
(Monday, 5 December 2016)
Blackboard will be unavailable between 1 and 5 a.m. on Friday 23 December, while Blackboard engineers carry out infrastructure maintenance at their managed hosting data centre in Amsterdam.
For users at the University of Reading Malaysia the downtime will last from 09:00 to 13:00. Our apologies for any inconvenience this will cause, but the timing of the maintenance work is outside the University's control.
Blackboard unavailable during system upgrade 18th - 19th December
(Wednesday, 23 November 2016)
Blackboard will be unavailable to users
Sunday 18 December 08:30 a.m. – Monday 19 December 12:00 midday GMT
This period of downtime is for a Blackboard upgrade.
We anticipate that post-upgrade checking will be complete, and the service restored, by mid-morning on Monday 19th. However you should treat the whole of the Monday morning as potentially “at risk”.