PLANNED OUTAGE: IFAS/Bi-Tech, ALL web applications, iVantage, Connect

SUBJECT:  Upgrade of core financial and accounting system (IFAS/Bi-Tech) to latest version 7.9.5DATE/TIME:  Begins Thursday, July 28th at 3:00 pm through Monday, August 1 at 9:00 amOUTAGE LENGTH: ~3.5 daysSERVICES AFFECTED:  IFAS/Bi-Tech (Starburst)All web applications (time card, room and resource scheduler, online travel, honors and awards database, advance notice, ART, ePayment, signature authority, skill/learning exchange, event master, csc webform)HRIS (iVantage and Connect)REASON:  Upgrade of core financial and accounting system (IFAS/BiTech)to the latest version.  All systems that have connectivity to IFAS need to be down during the implementation.IT CONTACT:Karla Edwardsx8881karla@ucar.edu ORF&A IT Help Deskx8888helpdesk@fanda.ucar.edu
Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
No
Announcement timing: 
July 27, 2011 to July 29, 2011