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13.3.2018 - Breaks in IT services on Sunday, 18 March 2018

Firewall installations will be done on Sunday, 18 March 2018 between 9 - 21 at Aalto and this will cause network breaks. Because of many reasons this has been postponed many times.

There will be many service breaks and they may last long time in IT services at Aalto on Sunday, 18 March 2018 between 9 am – 9 pm. E.g. email, storage services, VPN, MyCourses, all services needing signing-in etc. will be unavailable.

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If you have any questions, please contact: servicedesk@aalto.fi


News on 28 February 2018:

During the following Sundays (4, 11 and 18 March) there will be breaks in Aalto wireless and wired networks between 9 am – 9 pm and the breaks can be long lasting. However, teleoperators’ networks (mobile data) will be working normally in Aalto premises.

Network breaks will affect all IT systems in Aalto networks: email, network storage, VPN and all other services will be unavailable during the breaks.

We request you to contact IT services, if teaching or research activities need working network connections on the mentioned days. The breaks will be re-scheduled then.

Aalto ITS will install a centralized Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) solution in order to improve the security of Aalto IT environment. With NGFW, Aalto’s network will fulfill modern security requirements. Devices and data will be better protected against unauthorized use or leaks.

Contacts: servicedesk@aalto.fi