eRA Information: Downtime Will Impact ASSIST Ext-UAT

Friday, February 17, 2017

The External User Acceptance Test (Ext-UAT) for ASSIST will be unavailable due to maintenance and upgrades at Because’s UAT environment works with ASSIST UAT, any transactions between the systems will not be available while completes its maintenance and upgrades to its UAT environment.

Starting at 12:01 a.m. ET on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 (after midnight on Monday), the environments will go offline as updates its UAT environment from HTTP to HTTPS per federal mandate (OMB M-15-13, dated June 8, 2015). 

Note: The upgrades will not affect the production environments.