Update: Please note that this firewall upgrade, which was originally scheduled for Wednesday, February 28, has now been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 6.
Campus border firewalls will be upgraded to 40 gigabits per/second the morning of Tuesday, March 6, from 5:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. During the maintenance window, all campus network traffic (both wired and wireless) to and from the internet will be unavailable for approximately 15 minutes. More details are included below under Impact.
During the maintenance window, all campus network traffic to and from the internet will be unavailable for approximately 15 minutes. On-campus network traffic between on-campus machines should not be affected by this maintenance.
Here are some specific examples of how campus services will be impacted:
While using a different network (home, coffee shop, cellular data network, etc.):
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