Over the weekend of March 10-11, Workday released their latest feature upgrades to the cloud-based HR/payroll system used by all UW employees. The scheduled, biannual maintenance (Workday performs major system upgrades twice a year) went smoothly, and though the expected downtime to accommodate the release was planned for Friday evening through Sunday evening, Workday was back up and running by Saturday morning at 11:00 am.
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Twice a year, Workday releases major feature upgrades designed to increase functionality and enhance the user experience. A few exciting changes are in the works with this round of planned updates, scheduled for release on March 10.
The following communication was sent by Aaron Powell, Vice President for UW Information Technology and CIO to all UW employees on January 25, 2018.
This email is to inform you about important security enhancements that will occur when signing in to Workday. The privacy of sensitive information is a top priority for all of us.