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Who: Students, faculty and staff who log into applications connected to Shibboleth (UNCG’s Single sign-on) authentication services (see list of services below).

What: Planned downtime of Shibboleth authentication services.  Affected services affected include:

  • Google Apps (e.g. Gmail, Hangouts, Calendar, Drive)
  • Canvas
  • Box
  • Office 365
  • SpartanCard Online
  • WebEx
  • Qualtrics

When: Thursday, March 16, 5:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.

Why: Shibboleth upgrade.

There will be a brief downtime during the maintenance window when the server is restarted. Users may have to log in again once services are restarted.

If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or 6-TECH@uncg.edu.