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Planned Maintenance: Network Connectivity Unavailable in Select Areas of Campus - Mon., 11/13, 6-7am

November 11, 2023

Network connectivity will be briefly unavailable in select areas of campus on Monday, November 13, 2023 between 6 and 7 a.m. as UMass Amherst Information Technology (IT) teams perform planned maintenance. Areas of campus affected include:

UPDATED: Canvas Issues Reported - Thurs., 11/9

November 9, 2023Update, 11/9: 

As of 10:00 a.m., on Thursday, November 9th, issues affecting a small number of Canvas Assignments, specifically those assigned to an individual student or section, with missing grade information are currently being investigated

RESOLVED: Network Issues Reported - Thurs., 11/9

November 9, 2023Update, 11/9:

As of 12:00 p.m., on November 9, 2023, previously reported network connectivity issues have been resolved. 

RESOLVED: SPIRE Issues Reported - Mon., 11/6

November 6, 2023Update:

As of 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 6, 2023, issues of slow load times on SPIRE have been resolved. 

Changes to Adobe Product License Requests

October 26, 2023

Between May and August 2023, University of Massachusetts Amherst Information Technology (UMass IT) sent multiple email notifications to faculty, staff, and students with access to Adobe products through the University of Massachusetts contract with Adobe. The series of emails notified Adobe users of important actions to take as the result of significant changes made by Adobe to the licensing available to UMass Amherst.