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CWS/CMS Bulletin - Release 8.16 and Interim Release 8.16.0 Informational Bulletin

Date: 9/15/2021
Title: Release 8.16 and Interim Release 8.16.0 Informational Bulletin
What is Impacted: CWS/CMS Application
Describe Impact:

Release 8.16 and Interim Release 8.16.0 will be implemented on Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Release materials, including Release Notes and CTW Incident Status Reports, for R8.16 are located behind County Logon>Code Release Secure Site.

Coexistent county CWSCMS.MSI file availability:

The CWSCMS.MSI file will be available by Friday, October 8, 2021 for technical staff to begin testing the installation of the release. The code will be located on the CWSDFSr share in the following location:

  • \CODEDIST\Staging\R816

Perform any necessary testing, but do not install countywide before 10/16/2021. The new release will not work with the database until then.

Dedicated County CWSCMS.MSI file delivery:

By Friday, October 8, 2021 dedicated county users should start seeing the CWSCMS.MSI file copied to their workstations during Windows logon. Technical staff can verify that they have received the file by checking for its presence in the C:\CACW\R816 folder. This file must exist on the workstation for the installation of Release 8.16 to take place on or after October 16, 2021.

When: October 16, 2021
Start Time: 5:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Duration: 8 Hours

Who is Impacted: All CWS/CMS Users
Why: Information Sharing

Contact Name: CWDS Customer Relations
Contact Email: CWS_CustRel@osi.ca.gov
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