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 - April 17

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Planned Maintenance

On April 20, 2015 at 9:00AM, new SSL certificates for the NIUWireless will be installed. The new certificates are & Apple/MAC iOS devices will get a pop-up message asking to trust the new certificate (this is normal), accept the new certificate and your device will update.
On Monday April 20, from 11 PM until 5 AM the following morning, maintenance will be performed at the DeKalb POP used to deliver NIUNet Internet services. During this 6 hour window, NIUNet Internet services will be interrupted on an intermittent basis although it is anticipated services will be available for greater majority of this time period.