Computing Services and Instructional Technology


I am happy to report that our planned maintenance operation to update the software on the campus Fortinet firewall has been completed a

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE: NWU Fortinet firewall update

CSIT has scheduled a maintenance window to update the campus’ Fortinet firewall.  The maintenance will begin at 5:00pm on Friday (8/12)


We are pleased to report that the scheduled maintenance on our application load balancers has been completed.  The maintenance operation began at 4

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE: Fortinet Application Load Balancers

CSIT has scheduled a maintenance window for updating the firmware of our Fortinet application load balancers.  The maintenance operatio

VMware Maintenance Update

The maintenance operations schedule for the NWU production VMware cluster were largely completed by the end of the day on Thursday, 6/16.  After a

Scheduled maintenance update

Our schedule maintenance operation to update software on the campus firewall was completed successfully.  Normal Internet connectivity

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE: Campus firewall software update

CSIT has scheduled a brief maintenance operation to update the campus firewall software for Friday, 6/16.  The operation requires a reboot of the f

MAINTENANACE ALERT: VMware Maintenance Scheduled for 6/16

CSIT has scheduled a maintenance operation on the main production VMware cluster for Thursday, 6/16.  The maintenance window will begin at about 8:

SECURITY ALERT: Heightened cyber threat levels related to Russian invasion of Ukraine

CSIT has received several reports from both private digital security corporations and governmental cyber security agencies within the p

SECURITY ALERT: Malicious actors mailing out USB drives which install ransomware

The FBI has just reported that the cybercrime group has been mailing out large numbers of USB drives which, if plugged into computers,