NIE Data Centre Shutdown from 20-21 Dec 2019
Updated 19 December, 2019
NIE Data Centre Shutdown from 20-21 Dec 2019

We wish to inform users that Academic Computing & Information Services (ACIS) will be performing the following IT preventive maintenance:


Date and Time Purpose IT Services Affected
20 Dec 2019 (Fri), 5.15pm to 21 Dec 2019 (Sat), 11.59pm Annual Building Electrical Maintenance for Blk 1, 2, and 3

The NIE data centre will be shut down. All IT services will not be available on the campus.


The following IT services will be made available from the Internet using a second data centre outside NIE campus. There will be intermittent disruption during fail-over on Fri night and fail-back on Sat night:


1) Blackboard

2) LIBRIS Portal and e-databases

3) NIE Corporate Web Site

4) NIE Portal

5) Staff email