EC-11.2-SP02 - Release Hardening Plan

Activities during the Hardening phase

Weekends

W

1 July 2017 - 2 July 2017

Weekend

W

8 July 2017 - 9 July 2017

W

15 July 2017 - 16 July 2017

W

22 July 2017 - 23 July 2017

EC-11.2-SP02 - Release Hardening

Scope Freeze

30 June 2017

All planned scope for SP02 has been completed.
All patches on previous releases have been merged to default.

Environment Preparation (RC0)

3 July 2017 - 4 July 2017

Create release branch for SP02
Create RC0
Prepare environments for TC1, and clean db.

Release Documentation

03 July 2017 - 24 July 2017
  • Technical Documentation
  • Scope Documentation
  • Installation documentation
  • Online Help

Build Upgrade Scripts

3 July 2017 - 12 July 2017
  • Have the upgrade scripts ready
  • Integrate the newer test data into the upgrade environments.
  • Get an environment ready on Data Universe
  • Test the Upgrade Scripts

Bug Quest # 1

5 July 2017 - July 5, 2017
  • Perform Exploratory Testing on the features impacted
  • ECSR validation
  • Screen Testing

Check with Upgrade team on getting the first version of the upgrade script ready to get them ready for BQ # 1

Online Help

5 July 2017 - 12 July 2017

Screenshots regeneration (Updation)
BF Descriptions

Feedback from customers? - Screenshots and BF Description

Scheduled UI Automated Test Runs

5 July 2017 - 25 July 2017

Run and Analyze all the automated tests everyday on the release branch

Status and Triage Meetings

6 July 2017 - 25 July 2017

Continuously triage findings and take the status updates.
- Frequency
- 15 mins everyday with individual POs for Triage (Hitesh Jamb)
- 30 mins every alternate day for consolidation of status and release documentation (Dagfinn and Hitesh)

TC#1

6 July 2017 - 12 July 2017

Test Cycle # 1:
Scope issue testing (Plain Environment - All issues retesting on supported browsers and environments)
All Patch fixes done as part of 11.1-SP03 and 11.2

Environment Preparation (RC1)

13 July 2017 - 14 July 2017
  • Create RC1
  • Build SP01 enviornments
  • Upgrade to SP02 with the upgrade scripts.

TC1 & DB Code Freeze

13 July 2017

to be aligned with CM team for the TC # 1 freeze

User Acceptance Testing

17 July 2017 - 20 July 2017

UAT by PO and PM on Data Universe

TC#2

17 July 2017 - 21 July 2017

Test Cycle # 2 - Execution on Upgrade Environment (12c)
- Regression Tests
- Online Help
- Fixed JIRAs from TC # 1

Bug Quest # 2

18 July 2017 - July 18, 2017

Final Code Freeze

21 July 2017

Final Code Freeze - No more commits after this date, EOB Stavanger.

Environment Preparation (RC2)

24 July 2017

Release Go/No-Go

25 July 2017

BVT & Smoke (Installation) testing

25 July 2017 - 26 July 2017

Release!

26 July 2017

Post Release Activities

27 July 2017
  • Testing
  • Close JIRAs etc...

Post Release BVT

7 August 2017 - 11 August 2017