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WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be performing maintenance on wireless controllers. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Thursday, Jan. 20; 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? During this time, users connected to the Fermilab “fgz”, “guest” or “eduroam” wireless network may experience two very brief network disruptions lasting for a few seconds each time. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? You do not need to take any action. This is for your information only….

Dear Mac users, WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be performing maintenance on Jamf, the central management service used to provide the Self-Service tool on Fermilab-owned Macs. During the maintenance period, the availability of the Self-Service tool will be sporadic. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Tuesday, Jan. 18; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? During this time, the availability of the Self-Service tool will be sporadic. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? You don’t…

WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be performing maintenance for the Citrix portal (https://sage.fnal.gov), which is used to access the restricted environment that contains the lab’s business/financial applications. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Sunday, Jan. 16; noon to 4 p.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? The https://sage.fnal.gov website will be unavailable during the maintenance window. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? You do not need to take any action. This is for your information only.  

Dear Tableau users, WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be upgrading Tableau Reader and Tableau Desktop. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Thursday, Jan. 6; starting at 10:15 p.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? If your Tableau application is open at 10:15 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6, it will be closed so the upgrade can start. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? Please log out of your Tableau application by the end of the day on Thursday, Jan. 6.

Dear OBIEE users, WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be performing maintenance on the Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) reporting tool. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Saturday, Jan. 8; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? During this time, the OBIEE reporting tool will be unavailable. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? Please be aware of the downtime and plan accordingly.

Dear Mac users, WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be enabling security updates for Fermilab-owned centrally managed Mac computers running macOS Monterey v12, Big Sur v11, and Catalina v10.15. For additional information about macOS updates, please see https://fermi.servicenowservices.com/kb_view.do?sysparm_article=KB0011722 WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Monday, Dec. 20 WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? Alerts announcing the availability of the security updates for manual installation will appear on your screen. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? • Proceed with the installation when the…

Dear Teamcenter users, WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be applying a patch to Teamcenter. During this time, Teamcenter will be unavailable. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Thursday, Dec. 16; 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? Users will not be able to use Teamcenter during the maintenance window. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? • Please log out of Teamcenter, NX and TcVis prior to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 16. • If you…

Dear Mac users, WHAT ARE WE DOING? Computing will be upgrading Jamf, the central management service used to provide the Self-Service tool on Fermilab-owned Macs. During the upgrade, the availability of the Self-Service tool will be sporadic. WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR? Monday, Dec. 20; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? During this time, the availability of the Self-Service tool will be sporadic. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? You don’t need to take…