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Network upgrade notice: Schedule for February 2022 – Central Park

11:38AM, 24 January 2022

Notice of outage for wired and wireless network

The University’s wired network is now due to be upgraded. The work taking place is to upgrade the hardware to enhance the experience you receive when accessing services on campus through a wired connection. 

The following locations will be subject to disruption as we upgrade network hardware to enhance your IT experience.

Date

Location

Wednesday 2nd – Friday 4th February

HiPac / Seb Coe / Paula Radcliffe Athletics Pavilion

Monday 7th – Tuesday 8th February

Holywell Houses + Fairmount (Incl Whitehouse)

Thursday 10th February

Bridgeman Building

Friday 11th February

Student Accommodation Centre - Campus Living

Wednesday 16th February

EHB

Thursday 17th February

FM / Geography

Monday 21st February

Sir Arnold Hall (Admin 1)

HOW DOES THIS AFFECT ME?

From 08:00am -1:00pm there will be some disruption to the eduroam Wi-Fi and wired networks while the work is being carried out.

ACTION REQUIRED?

We are recommending colleagues work remotely or from an alternate location on campus on the day of the changeover to minimise the impact they experience. 

Following the upgrade, If you previously connected a personal laptop or computer to the wired network, you will be required register your device to connect to the new network – please visit the Network 2020 project webpage ‘Post upgrade’ tab.

CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION AND HELP?

For regular updates including confirmed dates, notice of completed works, and FAQs, please visit the dedicated webpage.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the project team network2020@lboro.ac.uk.