VPN Maintenance 8/2/20 Sunday night 11pm – Monday 1am

On Sunday night August 2 at 11pm through Monday morning at 1am, IST Core Systems and Telecommunications will be performing maintenance on the campus VPN server in order to install security upgrades. 

During this maintenance window, VPN access will be intermittent with brief outages, and one outage lasting up to 20 minutes.

Part of this maintenance will include updating the VPN certificate. You may lose your VPN connection and may need to restart your VPN client to update the certificate information.

Information: IST Service Desk http://servicedesk.njit.edu/     973-596-2900

Fall 2020 schedule – Tuesday, July 28 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Please be advised that updates to the fall 2020 schedule will be taking place on Tuesday, July 28 from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. If you wish to view the schedule, you are advised to wait until Wednesday morning, July 29 at 12:01 AM. If you view the schedule at any point during this time, you should update your browser each time you access the schedule.

Error about Banner Connection not being secure

Some users have been getting the following error when connecting to Banner Self-Service  “Your connection is not fully secure”.  This is a known issue and is a result of TLS 1.0 and 1.1 approaching end of life.

If you receive this issue please click advanced and then click on Proceed to bnssbpr1.njit.edu (unsafe). If that does not work please try logging into Banner SSB with the Firefox browser.

VPN Server Maintenance Sunday night 6/7 at 11:59pm – Monday morning 6/8 1am

On Sunday night June 7 11:59pm – Monday morning June 8 1am, maintenance will be performed on the NJIT VPN server.  During this maintenance window, VPN services will be unavailable for 30 minutes.   Service will be restored by 1am.

Info: IST Service Desk 973-596-2900 or http://servicedesk.njit.edu/

Scheduled Outage Enterprise IT Service – Saturday, June 6th – Sunday, June 7th 2020

IST will be applying operational and security updates to several systems from 9 pm Saturday, June 6th, to 11 am Sunday, June 7th, 2020.  During this critical activity, many enterprise IT services (e.g. Banner, TouchNet, Infosilem) will be unavailable.   

Webmail and Canvas/Moodle will be available throughout most of this maintenance window, however, you may experience intermittent interruptions. Academic research services (e.g. HPC, Big Data), network access and telephone service will not be affected.

If you encounter any issues after 11 am on Sunday please report them to the IST Service Desk at 973-596-2900 or https://servicedesk.njit.edu