INFOnline/COSMO Maintenance Outage Planned for Sunday November 6th

Per the IT department, INFOnline/COSMO will be temporarily unavailable due to scheduled system maintenance on Sunday November 6th, 2016 from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM (Central).

During this time, the MATC Portal and INFOnline will not be available to faculty or students.

  • To access Blackboard, go to Blackboard.matc.edu directly to log in using your MATC network account.
  • To access your MATC Gmail, go to https://mail.google.com/  to log in using your full MATC email address and MATC network password.

Maintenance is Coming

Winter Blackboard Upgrade Coming Soon!

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MATC will be upgrading to Blackboard Learn 9.1, service pack April Release 2014 on December 30th through January 1st. During this time, Blackboard will be unavailable. Blackboard will become available again on January 2nd (unless otherwise communicated).

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO TO PREPARE?
As a part of the “end of semester” best practices, we strongly recommend that faculty perform the following tasks before the upgrade on December 30th:

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR SAFEASSIGN USERS
Please be aware that with the upgrade, the SafeAssign feature will be integrated with Blackboard Assignments and will no longer be a separate content type. To prepare for this integration, please delay adding SafeAssignments to your spring 2015 courses until the upgrade is complete on January 2nd.

WHERE CAN YOU LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT’S COMING?
Please see these resources to learn about the upgrade:

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Scheduled Network Outage Coming – Friday December 26th

Per the IT department, on December 26th, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM CST, there will be a scheduled network outage. This is  to allow MATC IT and Operations staff to perform maintenance on electrical systems.  

During this time, the following services will be unavailable:

  • MATC phone lines
  • MATC Internet connectivity or access to MATC websites via VDI Remote Access
  • Blackboard
  • INFOnline/COSMO
All systems will be available after 4:00 PM CST.