April 17, 2019
https://privacymatters.ubc.ca/learn-about-enhancedcwl What are the deadlines for UBC’s MFA Requirement? Now – May 31 – We want all of the department staff and faculty on-boarded before they leave for summer Summer 2019 – we will continue to nag everyone in the department for those not on-boarded this Spring November 2019 – The deadline when everyone not […]
January 28, 2019
Due to backup storage system migration request by UBC IT, Botany Backup service was unavailable for a few days. It took more time to migrate than we expected. But finally this service is back to normal since early on Saturday, Feb 9.
April 25, 2018
All Botany Drupal Websites (www.botany.ubc.ca, in.botany.ubc.ca, and db.botany.ubc.ca) are taken offline for security updates from 10AM-12PM on Wednesday, Apr25.
March 27, 2018
As requested by UBC IT, we will take all three Botany Drupal websites (botany.ubc.ca, in.botany.ubc.ca, db.botany.ubc.ca) offline at 10am tomorrow (Wednesday, Mar 28th), so that we can install security patches to fix a highly critical security vulnerability. All three websites are scheduled to be offline for around 2 hours. If you are managing your own […]
February 21, 2018
For a FASmail email address that ends with @ubc.ca to receive emails from external email addresses (such as Gmail or Yahoo mail addresses), it must be listed under the UBC directory (https://www.directory.ubc.ca/index.cfm). This rule has caused several of our users unable to receive emails from external users. If you are using a FASmail account end […]