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Scheduled Service Change: Possible planned outage for Kronos after Daylight Saving Time on 11/5/17

Event:
2017-11-05 09:00:00
Expected Duration:
2017-11-05 09:30:00
Status:
Closed
Brief Description:
On Sunday, November 5, 2017, it is possible Kronos will be unavailable to users beginning at 9am for up to 30 minutes. This planned outage may be needed to correct a potential problem with Kronos clocks after the Daylight Saving Time change.
User Impact:
If there is an outage, Users who access www.kronos.cornell.edu will see a message indicating that Kronos is unavailable. The impact to users will be small since few users logon to Kronos on Sunday mornings.
Services Affected:
Financial Management Service
Subsites Affected:
Kronos
Full Description:
On Sunday, November 5, 2017, it is possible Kronos will be unavailable to users beginning at 9am for up to 30 minutes. This planned outage may be needed to correct a potential problem with Kronos clocks after the Daylight Saving Time change.

If there is an outage, users who access www.kronos.cornell.edu will see a message indicating that Kronos is unavailable, and will not be able to logon to www.kronos.cornell.edu. However, clock employees can continue to punch in and out at the clocks. Clocks will safely hold the punches until Kronos is back online, at which time the punches will be collected and displayed on the employee timecards.



Timeline of Changes

Description Current Status Date Time
On Sunday, November 5, 2017, it is possible Kronos will be unavailable to users beginning at 9am for up to 30 minutes. This planned outage may be needed to correct a potential problem with Kronos clocks after the Daylight Saving Time change. If there is an outage, users who access www.kronos.cornell.edu will see a message indicating that Kronos is unavailable, and will not be able to logon to www.kronos.cornell.edu. However, clock employees can continue to punch in and out at the clocks. Clocks will safely hold the punches until Kronos is back online, at which time the punches will be collected and displayed on the employee timecards. 2017-11-02 12:15:04