WFU network upgrades planned for May 17

Close-up photograph of keys on a laptop keyboardOn Tuesday, May 17, from 6 to 10 p.m., Information Systems will be implementing network upgrades. During this time, on-campus users may experience intermittent disruptions of the wired and wireless networks, the phone system and printing capabilities.

IS will be renewing and upgrading network equipment, resulting in higher resiliency and faster potential speeds throughout. This significant effort is part of a periodic long-term plan to ensure that our infrastructure is fully updated and supported by the manufacturer and that the University keeps pace with the rapid evolution of technology.

If you have questions, contact the Information Systems Service Desk at or 336-758-4357 (HELP).

An IS operational status page is available here.  Faculty, staff and students can subscribe to real-time outage alerts by selecting Subscribe to Updates on this website.

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