Maintenance: Server Restarts; Service Interruption impacting employees and students
Scheduled Maintenance Report for Information Technology Services Advisory Page
The scheduled maintenance has been completed.
Posted Jan 20, 2022 - 18:30 PST
In progress
Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary.
Posted Jan 20, 2022 - 17:00 PST
What is impacted: All VIU technology including email, files, VIULearn, printing, internet, etc. All Windows servers are receiving critical security updates and must be restarted. A complete list of services is included below.
Level of impact: Service Interruption. All services listed will be unavailable for up to 15 minutes during the maintenance window.
Timing: Thursday 5pm to 6:30pm, Thursday, January 20.
Description: All servers are receiving monthly updates and must be restarted.
Preparation: Please close these systems and all applications connected to these systems before 5:00pm. Do not use these systems during the maintenance period.

Services that may be unavailable for up to 15 minutes between 5:00pm to 6:30pm:
- VIU email (including Outlook, webmail and public folders)
- VIU websites (including, sites, InVIU, student pay-for-print website,,
Posted Jan 19, 2022 - 13:11 PST
This scheduled maintenance affected: Email and Websites and Learning Tools (InVIU).