Tag Archives: IT

Blackboard back online and IT staff investigating after another technical issue

The University of Lincoln’s IT department are investigating a technical issue which caused Blackboard to be temporarily offline this morning, it has been revealed.

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Blackboard now ‘stable and performing well’, Deputy Vice Chancellor announces

Blackboard is now ‘stable and performing well’ after continuous technical issues, Deputy Vice Chancellor Julian Free has confirmed.

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Blackboard to be taken offline for capability upgrade

Blackboard is to be taken offline early tomorrow morning for ‘an upgrade which will enhance the system’s capability’, it has been announced.

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Deputy Vice Chancellor: Blackboard ‘performing as we would expect’, but remains in ‘test phase’

Julian Free, Deputy Vice Chancellor, has said that Blackboard is now performing as expected, despite the site remaining in a ‘test state’.

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Blackboard now in ‘test state’ after intermittent issues

Students are being encouraged to ‘test the current stability’ of Blackboard after the site became accessible on Wednesday evening.

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Lincoln SU Vice President issues update on ongoing Blackboard issues

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

Tommy George, the Vice President for Academic Affairs, has emailed students on the issues affecting Blackboard, as the site continues to experience intermittent issues. 

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Blackboard unavailable for the FOURTH time in four days

The University of Lincoln’s Blackboard portal – used by students to access learning resources – has now been offline for the fourth time in four days.

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Lincolnshire hospitals affected by NHS cyber-attack

Lincoln County Hospital, Pilgrim Hospital and Grantham Hospital have all been affected by today’s cyber-attack on the NHS, it has been announced.

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University of Lincoln’s IT systems restored after ‘power outage’

computers on the ground floor of the University of Lincoln library (Photo: Gregor Smith)

IT systems at the University of Lincoln are now back up and running following a previous ‘power outage’.

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New system for student IT security

The IT department is implementing a new system to help protect students’ computers from viruses and other nasties.

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