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Monthly Archive for March, 2011

As of 12:10pm on Sunday, March 27, 2011, Blackboard services have been restored. All users should be able to log in toBlackboard and have access to all their courses and material in Blackboard. Thank you for your patience and understanding during the time blackboard was unavailable.

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Blackboard services will be unavailable on March 26th and March 27th die to scheduled maintenance on the main IT infrastructure. Among the services affected will be Blackboard, Banner(ASSIST), library servers, and some student labs.   The online learning services affected include: – Blackboard   Other online learning services will stll be fully functional. These include: […]

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Blackboard is available now, March 20, 2011, 8:30pm. We experienced issues earlier today and were working to correct the problems throughout the day. At this time, all students and faculty should be able to access Blackboard. If you are still experiencing problems, please contact our help desk at 956-665-5327 or via email at colthelp@utpa.edu and we […]

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The Blackboard server went down about 11:00am on Sunday March 20, 2011.  We are having some unexpected hardware problems and are working to fix those problems as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvineience. Please continue to log in throughout the day.

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Internet Explorer 9 has been released for Windows Vista/7 machines. Currently Blackboard has not certified these browsers (32/64bit versions). We strongly recommend that you DO NOT upgrade to Internet Explorer 9 until Blackboard has certified the browser. We have been testing the browser for various weeks and have found that there are several issues with […]

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Blackboard services will be unavailable on March 26th and March 27th due to scheduled maintenance. The affected services include: -          Blackboard Other COLT services will still be fully functional. This includes: -          Tegrity -          COLT Helpdesk -          COLT Faculty Work Request   If you have any questions regarding this downtime please email edgar@utpa.edu or colthelp@utpa.edu. […]

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For circumstances beyond our control, users may not have been able to access Blackboard on Thursday, March 3, 2011, from 1:40pm until 2:00pm. After 2:00pm, users were able to connect to Blackboard with no issues.

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Our Internet Service Provider is experiencing routing problems this morning that is impacting Internet connectivity for all UT institutions (including UTPA) and other customers in the state. Symptoms include being able to reach some sites while others are not unreachable. You may also at times be able to access some sites and a few minutes later you […]

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