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NUPlans Issues

Resolved issues are shown below current issue list: resolved issues.

 

 

ISSUE: NUPlans will be unavailable on Aug. 28 from 4pm-10pm
AFFECTED SYSTEM: NUPlans Web and Contributor
EXPECTED RESOLUTION: 10pm on Aug. 28
COMMENTS:

 

 


 

RESOLVED ISSUES

 

6/29/16


ISSUE: NUPlans previous year planning applications temporarily interrupted
AFFECTED SYSTEM: NUPlans
EXPECTED RESOLUTION: Partially resolved (see Comments below)
COMMENTS:

  • NUPlans experienced a brief interruption at 1:30pm this afternoon (6/29/16)
  • As a result, previous year planning applications may not be available
    • nu_planning_FY16, nu_planning_FY17, and nu_forecasting are available
    • nu_planning_FY15 will be available tomorrow (6/30)

6/29/16

 

ISSUE: NUPlans Contributor unavailable; NUPlans Web users may experience intermittent disruptions
AFFECTED SYSTEM: NUPlans Contributor and NUPlans Web
EXPECTED RESOLUTION: Resolved
COMMENTS: We will send an update to the NUPlans listserv as soon as we have more information to share.

 

5/23/16

 

ISSUE: NUPlans scheduled maintenance from 3pm on 5/31 until 7am on 6/1
AFFECTED PROCESS: NUPlans Forecasting
EXPECTED RESOLUTION: June 1 at 7am
COMMENTS: New Commitments functionality will be added to NUPlans Forecasting during this downtime.

 

 

9/28/15

 

ISSUE: Incorrect NUPlans Links on NUPortal
AFFECTED PROCESS: NUPlans Budgeting and Forecasting
EXPECTED RESOLUTION TIMEFRAME: Resolved Monday 9/28/15, 2pm
WORKAROUND: Please use correct links on the FFRA NUPlans Access web page
COMMENTS:

  • The NUPortal links to NUPlans Web and Contributor were pointing to the wrong location for the morning of Monday, September 28, 2015.
  • Users who attempted to log into NUPlans Budgeting or Forecasting using the NUPortal links would have experienced a “time out” trying to access the web pages.
  • The links will be corrected shortly, in the meantime, please use the links located at: http://ffra.northwestern.edu/projects/nuplans/access.html

 

5/19/15

ISSUE: NUFinancials data in NUPlans was not updated overnight as scheduled
AFFECTED PROCESS: NUPlans Budgeting and Forecasting
EXPECTED RESOLUTION TIMEFRAME: Resolved
COMMENTS:

  • Data from NUFinancials (such as chart strings) wasn’t imported to NUPlans overnight on Monday, May 18-19.
  • Therefore NUPlans data reflects data from NUFinancials from Sunday, May 17.
  • NUPlans will be updated from NUFinancials overnight on May 19.

4/13/15

ISSUE: Users are unable to access FFRA systems using the NUPortal
AFFECTED PROCESS/AUDIENCE: FFRA systems via the NUPortal
EXPECTED RESOLUTION: Resolved
WORKAROUND: Use the following page instead:

COMMENTS: Please note that the Financial Management Systems Gateway page is available from "Login" link in the top navigation of the FFRA website. There are also a direct link to the systems in the dropdown area of that navigation item.