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Information Technology Services

Overall ITS System Status

System Normal
System Normal Exceptions Noted
Exceptions Noted Planned Maintenance
Planned Maintenance Unplanned Outage
Unplanned Outage
Barracuda Anti-Spam Device

As of 3:17:08pm 10-28-2015
System Normal
BlackBoard Learning Management System

As of 3:23:59pm 10-14-2019
System Normal
Subject: Upcoming Datacenter Maintenance - Service Interruption

Date: Friday, October 11, 2019

Time: 1:00am - 5:00am CDT

Services: Clients with Server(s) at VA3

Managed Hosted Engineers will perform system maintenance on your hosted site between the hours of 1:00 am to 05:00 am CDT /04:00 am UTC to 10:00 am UTC on Friday, October 11, 2019.

Please take note that this is service impacting maintenance occurring on a Friday. This is annual data center maintenance to apply OS kernel upgrades. We do expect 3 hours of service interruption within the maintenance window. Kindly inform your faculty and students to expect service interruption during this maintenance window.


Blackboard MH Change Management
Campus Connect
Student Information and Registration System

As of 1:32:47pm 08-24-2017
System Normal
Faculty/Staff Email
Microsoft Exchange/OWA

As of 9:17:12am 05-31-2017
System Normal
File Servers
University File Sharing systems

As of 8:24:15am 07-27-2016
System Normal
SAU Imaging System

As of 3:24:23pm 10-14-2019
System Normal
Upgrade to Imaging and Workflow on October 9th, 2019 at 2:00PM and October 10th, 2019 at 08:00AM
Internet Access
Connection to the Internet

As of 3:24:44pm 10-14-2019
System Normal
During fall break 2019, Thursday, October 10, Friday, October 11, and Saturday, October 12, ITS plans to conduct some needed systems maintenance. During these dates, there may be brief periods of services interruptions, including Internet access. The goal will be to keep these interruptions as minimal as possible.

Web portal to university resources

As of 1:33:26pm 08-24-2017
System Normal
University Administrative System

As of 1:33:43pm 08-24-2017
System Normal
SAU Network
Campus data network

As of 3:46:41pm 10-16-2017
System Normal
SAU VPN access to network

As of 10:02:47am 10-27-2015
System Normal
SAU Web Site
University Website

As of 10:14:44am 04-26-2016
System Normal
SAU wireless
SAU wireless network

As of 7:43:58am 05-10-2017
System Normal
ShoreTel Phone System
University Phone System

As of 5:00:24pm 08-10-2018
System Normal
Student Lab Desktops(VDI)
Student Lab Desktops (VDI)

As of 10:39:28am 10-30-2015
System Normal
Student Mulerider Email
Microsoft Office 365

As of 8:45:30am 11-04-2015
System Normal

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  • Phone: 870-235-4083
  • Fax: 870-235-4084
  • 100 E. University
    MSC 9407
    Magnolia, AR 71753
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