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Upcoming Improvements and Migration of Queen's Web Servers Update Archived
The migration was completed successfully at 7am this morning.

IT Services is aware of an issue with some web pages returning a message stating "The request is blocked". A solution for this issue is currently being deployed. It is expected for the change to take effect by 10:15 am.

If you experience unexpected behaviour please file a ticket with the IT Support Centre at or call 613-533-6666.

Previous Description (November 5, 2019 14:30):

Beginning tomorrow morning, IT Services will begin an upgrade and migration of the Queen’s web server and proxy service to the Microsoft Azure Cloud. The migration will begin at 5am Wednesday November 6th, ending between 7 and 8am. There is no expected outage; instead we expect a seamless transition.

If you experience any unexpected behaviour to web sites hosted within or then please submit a support request and it will be promptly forwarded to the appropriate team for remediation. You may file a ticket with the IT Support Centre at 613-533-6666 or file a ticket at

Thank you,
IT Services Cloud Engineering Team