Bulletins


12.4.2022 Digital Services maintenance day on Tue 19.4.2022

Maintenance operations are carried out monthly in a maintenance window, starting at 16.20 on the 3rd Tuesday of the month.

During this month’s maintenance window the network maintenance operations will cause interruptions to network services in the campus area and remote locations, including Student Village Network connections.


25.3.2022 Network maintenance on Fri 25.3. and Mon 28.3.: Iltakajo

We are replacing Iltakajo’s network switches with new ones on Friday 25.3. and Monday 28.3.2022. Interruptions to network connections are scheduled between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Interruptions are kept as short as possible.

After the maintenance work, the connection speed per apartment will be 1 Gbps. Notice! Only end devices that actually are 1 Gbps compatible will benefit from this.


21.3.2022 Network maintenance on Wed 23.3.: Tavasti

We are replacing the network switches of Tavasti with new ones on Wed 23.3.2022. Interruptions to network connections are scheduled between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Interruptions are kept as short as possible.

After the maintenance work, the core network speed will be 10 Gbps and the connection speed per apartment will be 1 Gbps. Notice! Only end devices that actually are 1 Gbps compatible will benefit from this.


15.2.2022 Digital Services maintenance day

Maintenance operations are carried out monthly in a maintenance window, starting at 16.20 on the 3rd Tuesday of the month.

During this month’s maintenance window the network maintenance operations will cause approximately a 10 minute interruption to network services in the campus area and remote locations, including Student Village Network connections.


21.1.2022 Network maintenance on 2022-01-25

Funet will upgrade their core router located in University’s Data Center to a newer software release on Tuesday 2022-1-25 between 06:00-08:00 am. A network outage of about 10 minutes is expected during the maintenance window.

Update 9:50 am: Funet’s device broke down during the update process. Network connections were unavailable from 6:25 am to 9:25 am.


13.1.2022 Network maintenance on Tue 18.1. and Sat 22.1.

Network devices that caused issues on Saturday 8.1. evening, will be replaced in the Digital Services maintenance window on Tuesday 18.1. Maintenance operations will be carried out from 4.20 pm. The reserve date for maintenance operations is Saturday 22.1 from 10 am.

Due to the maintenance operations there will be disruptions in the network connections and services of University of Turku and Student Village Network throughout the maintenance work. Efforts are made to keep the outages as short as possible.

Update 19.1. 8:05 am: Network devices replaced and connections in operation by 00.20, but maintenance work will continue on Saturday 22.1. from 10 am.


8.1.2022 Network outage: Student Village Network.

Student Village Network has been experiencing problems since 20:30. Users are currently unable to access the internet. We are working to resolve this issue.

Update 23:45: Problem partially resolved. Interruptions and instability may still occur.

Update 9.1. 05:30: The situation is stable.


13.12.2021 Network maintenance on week 50: Haliskylä and Kuunsilta

We are renewing Haliskylä network switches and Kuunsilta core switch. The maintenance work will be carried out between Wed 15.12. to Fri 17.12. Interruptions to network connections are scheduled between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Interruptions are kept as short as possible.

After the maintenance work, the core network speed will be 10 Gbps and the connection speed of Haliskylä apartments will be 1 Gbps. Notice! Only end devices that actually are 1 Gbps compatible will benefit from this. Kuunsilta network speed will remain 100 Mbit for now.


13.12.2021 Network outage: Tavasti D

A broken network switch causes a network outage to some of the Tavasti D apartments. The whole stack will be replaced tomorrow.


9.11.2021 Network maintenance on Wed 10.11, Yok 74B and 76A

A network switch is about to go haywire and needs to be replaced. The maintenance work is performed on Wednesday 10.11 between 9 am and 12 noon. During the maintenance work there will be approximately a 30 min network outage.


3.11.2021 Network maintenance on Thu 11.11. Tavasti, Haliskylä, Kotivalo, Pilvilinna, Kuunsilta

We are making changes to the fiber optic cabling on Thu 11.11.2021 from 9 am to 5 pm. The changes will cause a network outage that lasts throughout the work. Affected housing areas are: Tavasti, Haliskylä, Kotivalo, Pilvilinna and Kuunsilta.


3.11.2021 WLAN controller software upgrade on 4.11.

The wireless network controllers will be upgraded to a newer software release on Thu 4.11. between 7 am and 12 pm. The update causes interruptions to the wireless eduroam network as well as to Aitiopaikka’s wired network connections, which are connected via access points.


29.10.2021 Network maintenance: Week 44, Student Village East 25A – 84A

We are making changes to the fiber optic cabling on the east side of Student Village. The changes will cause short interruptions to internet connections. Maintenance work will be carried out on Mon 1.11. – Wed 3.11. between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.


19.10.2021 Digital Services maintenance day

Maintenance operations are carried out monthly in a maintenance window, starting at 16.20 on the 3rd Tuesday of the month.

During this month’s maintenance window the network maintenance operations will cause approximately a 10 minute interruption to network services in the campus area and remote locations, including Student Village Network connections.


19.10.2021 Network maintenance: Yok 15A, 17A, 19A, 21A and 23A

A network switch is about to go haywire and needs to be replaced. The maintenance work is performed on Tuesday 19.10 between noon and 4 pm. During the maintenance work there will be network outages.


4.10.2021 Network maintenance on 2021-10-07

Funet will upgrade their core router located in University’s Data Center to a newer software release on Thursday 2021-10-07 between 06:00-08:00 am. A network outage of about 10 minutes is expected during the maintenance window.


25.8.2021 Network outage: Ispuri

Network outage from 1:25 pm at Ispuri (Kastarikatu 1). We’re investigating the problem.

Update 25.8 at 16:00 pm: Incoming fiber cable broken by an excavator.

Update 26.8 at 11:15 am: The fiber cable was repaired by 11:10 am.


16.8.2021 Equipment failures in the Student Village Network caused by thunder.

Sat-Sun 15.8. at about 3 o’clock in the morning, a lightning strike broke networking devices causing a network outage that lasted until Monday morning at the destinations: Yo-kylä East, Tavasti, Haliskylä, Kotivalo, Kuunsilta and Pilvilinna. The problems were fixed by 12.05 pm.


16.6.2021 Network Outage: eduroam/Student Village Network

Firmware upgrades to the WLAN controllers is causing unintended and widespread disruption to the wireless eduroam connections but also to Aitiopaikka’s wired connections, which are connected via access point. We are investigating the problem.

Update at 14:30: Wired connections restored. Eduroam still not working.

Update 17.6. at 9.30: The Eduroam problem will be further investigated with the supplier today.

Update 30.6. at 16.00: Eduroam works again.


18.5.2021 Network Outage from 4:40 p.m

Scheduled upgrades to the university’s routers on Tuesday evening caused unintended and widespread disruption to the internet connections.

Connections restored by 7:20 p.m.


18.3.2021 Network Maintenance: Student Houses on 22.3. – 25.3. at 09:00-15:00.

We are replacing the network switches of Student Houses with new ones. The maintenance work will be carried out between Mon 22.3. to Thu 25.3. Interruptions to network connections are scheduled between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Interruptions are kept as short as possible.

After the maintenance work, the core network speed will be 10 Gbps and the connection speed per apartment will be 1 Gbps. Notice! Only end devices that actually are 1 Gbps compatible will benefit from this.


29.10.2020 Network outage: Tavasti E.

The network switch has failed. Will be replaced on Friday morning.


17.6.2020 Network Maintenance at the Student Village Network, between weeks 27 and 28, at 09:00-15:00.

  • Aitiopaikka and Student Village 1-4 on Monday 29.6. at 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.:
    • We’ll improve fault tolerance by replacing one core switch with a new one. Interruptions to network connections are kept as short as possible.
  • Auranhelmi on Tuesday 30.6. at 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.:
    • We’ll replace the building’s network switch. Interruptions to network connections are kept as short as possible. For now the connection speed will remain 100 Mbps.
  • Kiertotähti, Ironside, Auringonnousu on Monday 6.7. – Friday 10.7. at 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.:
    • We’ll replace the network switches of the buildings. Interruptions to network connections are kept as short as possible, Auringonnousu is also affected. For now the connection speed will remain 100 Mbps.

To be announced: Auranhelmi, Kiertotähti and Ironside 1 Gbps core connections will be upgraded later to 10 Gbps. After that, the connection speed can be increased from 100 Mbps to 1 Gbps (only end devices that actually are 1 Gbps compatible will benefit from this).


26.5.2020 Network Maintenance: Nummenranta and Ikituuri on 1.6. – 5.6.2020, 08:00-14:00.

We will replace the network switches of Nummenranta and Ikituuri buildings with new ones in the first week of June. The maintenance work is carried out between Mon to Fri. Interruptions to the Internet connections are scheduled between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Interruptions are kept as short as possible.

After the maintenance work, the core network speed of the buildings will be 10 Gbps and the connection speed per apartment will be 1 Gbps (only end devices that actually are 1 Gbps compatible will benefit from this).


25.5.2020 Hello World!

Our website has been renewed! The design has been renovated to provide users with a user-friendly site where information can be accessed easily. The new responsive design can also be viewed on smartphones and tablets.