Campus System(s) planned outages-May 2019/Client impacts

May 7, 2019

Berkeley Regional Services (BRS) has learned of upcoming planned scheduled maintenance days for campus systems that are scheduled for Friday, May 10, 2019, affecting the enterprise systems of Blu, BearBuy, and HCM. There will be some impacts to services that BRS provides the campus as a result of these outages:

Blu and BearBuy outage Friday 5/10, 6:00AM - 2:00PM - Blu and BearBuy will be undergoing some technical maintenance and will be unavailable. When Blu is down, access to BearBuy is also turned off.

HCM outage Friday 5/10, 6:00AM - 6:00PM - Maintenance work will be performed on HCM. All modules of HCM, including Workforce Administration, Talent Acquisition Manager (recruiting), Candidate Gateway (applicant portal), and Self Service options will be unavailable. Contact HCM User Support with any questions. PLEASE NOTE: This outage will not affect UCPath in any way.

These outages will impact BRS' ability to process financial transactions. Work will be postponed until the system(s) are back online and it will delay regular processing time.

Related outage messages and details appear on Berkeley System Status(link is external) page as well as the home page of Blu(link is external).

We apologize for any inconvenience. If you have any specific questions, you may contact your respective BRS HR Partner or CSS Purchasing and Reimbursements contact.