EC Release 12.0 High Level Schedule

EC-12.0

Development

January 1, 2018 - February 27, 2018

Development on 12.0 scope

Technology Freeze

February 1, 2018

Changes in foundation technology are in place, although they may need some stabilizing.

Scope Defined

February 9, 2018

Scope for EC-12.0 is defined and rough estimated.

Development / Stabilizing

February 28, 2018 - April 2, 2018

Stabilization and pre-hardening activities
- scope completion (medium-low risk)
- automated regression testing
- automated and manual smoke testing
- fixing findings from automated tests

High Risk Scope Freeze

February 28, 2018

Any high risk changes to foundation technology or other deep impact business changes must be completed (Work Done) at this point.

Hardening

April 3, 2018 - May 8, 2018

Release Hardening (build Release Candidates, testing, documentation etc.)

Scope Freeze

April 3, 2018

Freeze for all planned release scope

BETA Testing

May 1, 2018 - May 14, 2018

The release is being tested externally, post TC2 bugfixing is completed.

RELEASE!

May 15, 2018