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GitHub Maintenance

On Oct 26th, beginning at 5:00 PM EST, we will be taking the service offline to apply the new license. During the outage no...

GitHub Reboot

Today, Oct 7th, beginning at 6:00 PM EST, we will be taking the service offline for a reboot to fix a performance issue. During...

GitHub Upgrade – 3.5.4

The GitHub Service Team will apply the upgrade at 5:00 PM EST on Wednesday, August 17th 2022.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.5.3

The NC State GitHub Enterprise service will be taken offline Monday at 5PM EST to upgrade to GHE 3.5.3.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.5.2

This upgrade will include all features, changes, bug and security fixes in the 3.5.0 release and forward. This version brings more than 60 new features with an emphasis on new capabilities for GitHub Advanced Security. This update will be applied on July 11th at 5 PM EST, during which time the GitHub Enterprise service will be unavailable. Downtime is expected to be no more than an hour. Future updates regarding this maintenance period will be made on the NC State Service Portal.

GitHub Extended Maintenance

The NC State GitHub service will be undergoing an extended maintenance period between June 24th at 8:00 PM until noon on June 25th.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.4.3

On Monday, May 23rd at 5:00 PM EST, the NC State GitHub Enterprise ( service will be offline for an upgrade to 3.4.3. During the outage, no one will be able to log in or interact with the service in anyway. We do not anticipate the upgrade taking longer than an hour.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.4.2

This update is a bugfix patch which addresses a few minor issues. The update will be applied Monday May 9th , 2022 at 5:30PM.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.4.1

GitHub version 3.4.0 is a feature release which includes a number of qualify-of-life changes. The 3.4.1 patch addresses some bug fixes and security fixes. The dependabot automatic updates feature via GitHub Actions is available in a public beta; however, due to compatibility conflicts with the Global Runners, the feature will not be enabled in the NC State GitHub service until it reaches General Availability. The update will be applied Monday April 18, 2022 at 5:30 PM.

GitHub TLS Certificate Renewal

The NC State GitHub service uses a TLS certificate to verify its identity to browsers, and ensures that all communication between clients and the server is encrypted...