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Service Enhancements

Changes/Updates since last BlueTop

  • April 23-24, 2022: USAccess Release 23.0 was implemented in Production.  The release consisted of an update to implement Workstation Licensing, new Installer packages for MCU and LA, a new Desktop Rekey package, and updates for the Site Manager portal. As part of the new process for Workstation Licensing, sites should ensure their FCU, MCU, and LA stations are assigned a valid site code and updated to the new installers.  

  • May 7-8, 2022: Release 2022Q2-2 was implemented in Production and routine monthly maintenance was completed as scheduled.  The maintenance began on Saturday, May 7 and ran through Sunday, May 8. The release consisted of updates to the SIP Webservice and the Reports portal.

Planned system events

  • May 21-22, 2022: Release 2022Q2-3 is scheduled for this weekend. The release consists of an update to no longer allow PIV-I cardholders to hold USAccess roles and changes to the Rules of Behavior. Plan for the USAccess service to be unavailable from Saturday, May 21 through Sunday, May 22.

  • June 4-5, 2022: Release 2022Q2-4 and routine monthly maintenance are scheduled for this weekend. The release consists of an update to the expiration date for PIV-I cards within USDA.  Plan for the USAccess service to be unavailable from Saturday, June 4 through Sunday, June 5.

  • July 9-10, 2022: Routine monthly maintenance is scheduled for this weekend. Plan for the USAccess service to be unavailable from Saturday, July 9 through Sunday, July 10.

  • July 30, 2022: The grace period for agencies to bring their workstations into compliance with the new Workstation Licensing requirements from Release 23.0 ends on this date. Workstations that have not been assigned to a site and haven’t been updated to the new installers will lose functionality for enrollment and activation. Additional information may be found in the Release 23.0 and Installer 7.0.0 Notices.

  • August 6-7, 2022: Routine monthly maintenance is scheduled for this weekend.  Plan for the USAccess service to be unavailable from Saturday, August 6 through Sunday, August 7.

  • August 27-28, 2022: Routine monthly maintenance is scheduled for this weekend.  Plan for the USAccess service to be unavailable from Saturday, August 27 through Sunday, August 28.

Please be aware that planned maintenance periods can sometimes result in unanticipated delays in service. We will notify you of unanticipated delays. Please ensure that systems are operable prior to your first appointment following a maintenance weekend.

 
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