Get ready for the next Umoja Blackout

The second and last Umoja Blackout in preparation for the Galileo Decommissioning Project (GDP) deployment, is almost here.

The blackout will be in effect from Thursday 31 August 2017 starting at 00:00 CET to Monday 4 September 2017 at 23:59 CET (Wednesday 30 August 6:00 pm to Monday 4 September 5:59 pm NY Time). 

During the downtime, staff will not be able to perform transactions in any Umoja system (ECC, SRM, ESS/MSS, BW/BI HANA). Payroll will remain available to identified personnel.

Do you want to know more?

  1. Take a look at the Umoja Blackout flyer outlining the Umoja blackout dates as well as the role freeze in effect during the GDP deployment.
  2. If you are want to know why the downtime is necessary, we have put together a simple infographic here.