Patriot Web: A Self Service Web Site for Students, Faculty, and Staff
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Patriot Web Alerts

Scheduled Activities

6:00 AM Saturday May 3, 2014 - 3:00 PM Sunday May 4, 2014:

Patriot Web Self Service and Internet Native Banner UNAVAILABLE.
Patriot Web Self Service and Internet Native Banner (INB) will be unavailable due to a software upgrade, starting on Saturday May 3, 2014 at 6:00 AM (U.S. Eastern Time Zone) and ending on Sunday May 4, 2014 at 3:00 PM (U.S. Eastern Time Zone).

We will be upgrading the Banner Production database starting on Saturday May 3, 2014. The systems will be shutdown at 6:00 AM on Saturday May 3, 2014 in order to perform full backups and to begin the upgrade process.

Please do not login to Patriot Web Self Service, Internet Native Banner (INB), or any other Banner related application during this timeframe.

Patriot Web Self Service and Internet Native Banner (INB) should be available for general use by 3:00 PM on Sunday May 4, 2014 (U.S. Eastern Time Zone).

This upgrade will not only affect Patriot Web Self Service and Internet Native Banner but many of the related systems. Below is a list of systems and applications that will be affected during this outage.

Please check back often for updates and additions to these lists.

Unavailable Production Systems and Applications:

  • Patriot Web Self Service
  • Internet Native Banner (INB)
  • AppWorx
  • e~Print
  • Imaging
  • WorkFlow
  • Evisions
  • fsaAtlas
  • Degree Works
  • Oracle Reports
  • Nolij/Data Transfer 6

Related Systems that are available but affected:

  • AR - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Aquatics Center - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Bank Transfer Feeds - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Bill & Payment System - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Data Mart - No refreshes during this outage.
  • Discoverer - No refreshes during this outage.
  • Housing - No Production updates during this outage.
  • HR and Payroll - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Intercollegiate Athletics - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Intramural Sports - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Library - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Mason Money / Meal Plans - No Production updates during this outage.
  • OIPS - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Orientation - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Parking Services - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Photo Id - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Resource 25 - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Student Accounts - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Student Health - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Timesheet E-mail Reminders - No Production updates during this outage.
  • Blackboard - No Production updates during this outage.
    Blackboard should be available for student and faculty use, but the course and enrollment data will be frozen as of 6:00 AM Saturday May 3, 2014 (U.S. Eastern Time Zone). Changes made in Blackboard itself will be retained.

Please send all questions, comments, or concerns about this outage and/or the upgrade to the Patriot Project Team at banner@gmu.edu.


7:00 am - 11:15 am, every Sunday:
The Banner system is not available every Sunday between 7:00 AM and 11:15 AM (U.S. Eastern Time Zone) due to maintenance. 


Important Message

Duplicate G numbers

Banner Student has begun converting student data. This may have created some duplicate G numbers. If you see a second G number for an employee/student who is already in Banner, please notify your HR Generalist immediately. Do not initiate an Electronic Approval.

Also, please DO NOT delete or change the Alternate ID numbers that are the Student ID numbers.

If the Social Security Number is not there as an Alternate ID, please add it by selecting Record Insert. Do not replace the student ID alternate ID with the Social Security Number.

 

Page Updated: April 23, 2014
Technical Assistance: support@gmu.edu
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