Schools and Libraries (E-Rate)

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E-rate Productivity Center (EPC)

EPC Maintenance Schedule

Updated June 2018

 

The Schools and Libraries (E-rate) Program periodically deploys software updates to improve usability and functionality of the E-rate Productivity Center (EPC), the E-rate Program’s online user portal.

The table below outlines dates for monthly system maintenance. All dates and times are subject to change and new dates will be added as they become available. Outage times are noted in Eastern Time.

Date of Deployment

System outage? If yes, when?

System Affected

January 14, 2018

Yes – 7:00-11:00 p.m.

Production and training

February 11, 2018

Yes – 3:00-7:00 a.m. and 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Production and training

March 11, 2018

Yes – 12:00-7:00 a.m. EDT* and 7:00-8:00 p.m. EDT

*note that daylight saving time goes into effect during this period

Production and training

April 8 – April 9, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

May 6 – May 7, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

June 3 – June 4, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

July 1 – July 2, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

July 29 – July 30, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

August 26 – August 27, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

September 23 – September 24, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

October 21 – October 22, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. EDT - 1:00 a.m. EDT

Production and training

November 18 – November 19, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Production and training

December 16 – December 17, 2018

Yes – 7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Production and training

January 13 – January 14, 2019

Yes – 7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m

Production and training