Northern Illinois Monitoring Center

Northern Illinois Monitoring Center

NIMC is the world-class catch and dispatch monitoring service at Northern Illinois University.

Our highly-trained team uses sophisticated monitoring tools to manage complex systems. Depend on NIMC technicians using sophisticated tools to monitor your IT systems 24/7/365. 


NIU's Wellness and Literacy Building, where NIMC is housed


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Service Alerts

Intermittent issues with NIU Firewall instability may be experienced. DoIT is working with the vendor to find a permanent resolution. Updated - May 22

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Planned Maintenance

On May 23, 2015 starting at 5:00AM, DoIT will upgrade Blackboard LMS ( This change is scheduled to last 24 hours. This will result in Blackboard Learn being unavailable during the upgrade window.
The MyNIU Student System, including Student Self Service, will be unavailable on Wednesday, 5/27 from 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm for maintenance.