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Notices of possible system outages
AIW, Network, PRPS, EFS, and RAM Maintenance
The maintenance USPTO had originally scheduled to upgrade Patents Images on the Web (PIW) starting at 10 p.m. until 11:59 p.m. Friday, March 8 has been rescheduled.
USPTO will announce the revised schedule at a later date.
USPTO will be performing maintenance starting at 12:01 a.m. and ending at 5:30 a.m., Saturday, March 9. Many USPTO applications will be either unavailable or have intermittent service interruptions during the maintenance. Applications including EFS-Web, EFS-Web Contingency, Private PAIR, Public PAIR, TEAS/i and TEAS will be affected.
In addition to the applications listed above, the external applications listed on the Online Business Systems page are also affected.
USPTO will perform a software deployment to the Patent Review Process System (PRPS) beginning at 12:01 a.m. and ending at 6 a.m. on Saturday, March 9.
PRPS will be unavailable during the deployment period.
USPTO will perform maintenance on the Electronic Filing System (EFS-Web) beginning at 12:01 a.m. and ending at 3 a.m. on Sunday, March 10. EFS-Web will be unavailable during the maintenance.
USPTO will perform maintenance on the Revenue Accounting and Management System (RAM) beginning at 12:01 a.m. and ending at 4 a.m. on Sunday, March 10.
The following AISs will be unavailable during the maintenance:
Posted at 05:05PM Mar 08, 2013 in Planned Events |