Upcoming Sign-on, URL Change for Financials and eMaterials

Extended Financials System maintenance is being planned for the weekend ofSaturday, September 12. Several affected services will be unavailable during the maintenance from 10 a.m. EST on Saturday, September 12 until 7 a.m. on Monday, September 14,including: Financials System, eRequest, eTravel and in the HR System, Department Budget Tables, Direct Retro Distributions and the Timesheets page (eTimesheet will be available).

The downtime is part of a project to move the current PeopleSoft Financials System infrastructure (including the Financials Reporting databaseand eMaterials) away from outdated physical machines to virtual machines. This project represents collaboration between the Office of the CIO and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

In addition to the downtime information, system users should make note of the following:

New System Links:

Please be sure to update any Web favoriteswith the new links below, and add the following URLto your trusted sites to make sure no pages are blocked:https://*.it.ohio-state.edu

New Way to Login:

When using the new links be sure to login to theFinancials System and eMaterials using your OSU lastname.# and password for login.

Direct any questions to the IT Service Desk at 614-688-HELP (4357). Reference change numbers CHG0015107 and CHG0016349.