During this outage period, new enhancement and support packs will be installed to bring the core SAP system to a new release level and current support levels.

Outages of this type will be required from time to time to maintain the overall health of the SAP systems.

The outage will prevent access to the ERC, all SAP systems, and the wireless handhelds used by Mechanical and Engineering for SAP inventory management.

During this outage users will be able to access the mainframe from www.nscorp.com.