Re: DNS issue affecting

Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:39:10 +0400

Hello SM,

As per information received by students from UOM, we were told that the
servers were shutdown as a precautionary measure because of the cyclonic
weather conditions. Below is the attached email containing the information.

Rishikesh Bholah

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: "'Roshan Halkhoree' via All Students of UOM" <>
Date: Jan 16, 2018 12:38 PM
Subject: Planned ICT Outage Advisory - Cyclone Berguita
To: "Roshan Halkhoree" <>

Dear Colleagues and Students,

We are planning to power off all servers and network equipment at CITS
today 16 January 2018 at 16:00 as a precautionary measure since a cyclone
warning class 2 is in force in Mauritius. Consequently, all IT services
such as Internet/Intranet access, website, SIS, UIIS and MIS will be

Please note that email access outside the University and via mobile
connectivity will remain functional.

Kindly power off all your IT equipment and also move same away from
location prone to damage by water leakage before leaving the office.

The network equipment and servers will be powered on after the cyclone or
tomorrow morning (in case cyclone warning class 2 is maintained).

Hope that this advance notice minimizes any inconvenience. We rely on your
kind understanding.

Thanks & Best Regards

Roshan Halkhoree

Director, Centre for Information Technology and Systems (CITS)

University of Mauritius

Tel: +230 403 7715 <+230%20403%207715>


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