The Catholic University of America

Scheduled Maintenance for Servers and Network

The server and network equipment that provide the infrastructure for the CUA computing environment must be regularly maintained. Maintenance includes installing software updates and upgrading or repairing hardware components.This also includes installing software updates on applications like Blackboard, Cardinal Station and other enterprise applications used on campus. 

Regular maintenance reduces the amount of unscheduled network and server downtime that might otherwise be experienced.

Server and network maintenance is performed at the times indicated in the following chart.

Day of week or month Time
       Everyday M-F        6:00 am - 9:00 am
Check to see if work is scheduled
(Times are U.S. Eastern -0500.)

On the days and times indicated, computing services and network access, including to the Internet, may be down while maintenance activities are performed. Every effort is made to bring services back online as quickly as possible.

Please be aware of these schedules as you plan your computer-related work.