IT Services and Administrative Systems will perform updates for all websites hosted on the Stanford Sites Drupal hosting service on the following date:
- Saturday, August 9th, from 4 - 6 a.m.
In this update, the MySQL database software will be upgraded from version 5.1 to 5.5.
All websites on people.stanford.edu and sites.stanford.edu will be offline for a period of 1.5 - 2 hours starting at 4AM. Site visitors will be redirected to an outage page while the upgrades are in progress.
If you experience issues with your website hosted on Stanford Sites, please submit a HelpSU request. We will respond as soon as possible.