Storm Update: Windows Server Update Service Unavailable

Penn State’s Windows Server Update Service was adversely affected during the move of the Computer Building data center to generator power (see related alert: The Windows Server Update Service is currently not available. The service will be brought back online as soon as circumstances allow.

To learn more about the Windows Server Update Service, go to For additional information related to this alert, please contact Dana Williams at:

The University is taking a number of precautions to protect Penn State’s information technology (IT) systems and infrastructure during the weather event currently impacting the Eastern United States. IT systems and infrastructure updates will continue to be provided throughout the duration of the storm.

More information: Storm Update: Windows Server Update Service Unavailable

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