BFS Maintenance Schedule

2023 Schedule

The BFS maintenance schedule provides the planned system downtimes throughout the year. 

The scheduled maintenance for BFS in 2023 is below. We’ll post the annual schedule to this webpage and the details for the related updates to the BFS Updates webpage

These dates are subject to change and we will update the list if necessary. 

CPU release

Friday, January 27, 2023 - approximately 11 hours

BearBUY upgrade

Saturday, March 18 - Sunday, March 19, 2023

CPU and major release

Friday, April 28, 2023

BearBUY upgrade

Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16, 2023

CPU release

Saturday, July 29, 2023

CPU release

Friday, October 27, 2023

BearBUY upgrade and major release

Saturday, November 4 - Sunday, November 5, 2023


If you have any questions, please contact the BFS Help Desk at or call (510) 664-9000, then press Option 1 (for IT), then Option 2 (for Business Application Support, including BFS).