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16 September 2016, 01:27 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

Scheduled: Scheduled: Service Configuration Release 21

AFFECTED SERVICES: WorldShare ILL, WorldShare Record Manager, WorldShare Collection Manager, WorldCat, WorldCat knowledge base, WorldCat Registry, WorldShare Management Services: Circulation

CREATED: 16 September 2016, 01:26 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

The next release of Service Configuration is scheduled for Wednesday, 21 September 2016 at 8:00am ET. This release contains new features including:

-The ability for users to Sign In to Service Configuration with their OCLC Services Account
-An updated Sign-In page
-An updated User Menu

With the new release of Service Configuration, users with an OCLC Services Account may now Sign In to Service Configuration. The Sign In page options have been renamed to reflect the changes.

Please see the announcement on the Service Configuration Sign In page: https://worldcat.org/config/banner
Release Notes located here: https://www.oclc.org/content/dam/support/release-notes/worldshare/Service%20Config%20Release%20Notes%20_09_21_16.pdf

This release is being installed at 8:00 am ET (Eastern Time) in the Dublin, OH USA data center. This release is expected to last for 15 minutes, and the Service Configuration service will be available during the install. If a user is signed in during the install, they may be required to sign back in.

13 September 2016, 04:08 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

Scheduled: WorldShare Reports & Report Designer Release

AFFECTED SERVICES: WorldShare Collection Evaluation, WorldShare Reports, WorldShare Report Designer

CREATED: 13 September 2016, 04:07 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

The next release for WorldShare Reports and Report Designer is scheduled for 23 September 2016.

The Analytics tab will be unavailable during this release. To minimize disruption, the release will occur between 11:30 pm on 22 September and 6 am on 23 September in each OCLC Data Center's local time as follows:

- Australian Data Center: 22 September 23:30 - 23 September 04:00 Australian Eastern Time

- European Data Center: 23 September 01:30 - 06:00 Central European Time

- U.S. & Canadian Data Centers: 22 September 2016 23:30 - 23 September 03:00 Eastern Daylight Time (US)

This release includes new reports, enhancements, and bug fixes.

Release notes will be posted prior to the release.

Inactive Alerts

16 September 2016, 08:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

Resolved: Intermittent Connectivity Issues

AFFECTED SERVICES: Connexion, FirstSearch, QuestionPoint, WorldShare Management Services, WorldShare ILL, WorldCat, WorldCat Local, WorldCat Discovery

CREATED: 16 September 2016, 01:41 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

System issues may result in intermittent connectivity with multiple OCLC services. We are working to resolve these issues.

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