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CWS/CMS Bulletin - Release 8.17 and Interim Release 8.17.0 (15-Day Reminder) Bulletin


Date: 1/11/2022
Title: Release 8.17 and Interim Release 8.17.0 (15-Day Reminder) Bulletin
What is Impacted: CWS/CMS Application
Describe Impact:

Release 8.17 and Interim Release 8.17.0 will be implemented on Saturday, January 22, 2022.

Release materials, including Release Notes and CTW Incident Status Reports, for R8.17 and R8.17.0 are located behind County Logon>Code Release Secure Site>Release 8.17.

Coexistent county CWSCMS.MSI file availability:

The CWSCMS.MSI file will be available by Friday, January 7, 2022 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\R817

Perform any necessary testing, but do not install countywide before 1/7/2022. The new release will not work with the database until then.


Dedicated County CWSCMS.MSI file delivery:

By Friday, January 7, 2022 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\R817 folder.  This file must exist on the workstation for the installation of Release 8.17 to take place on or after January 22, 2022.

When: January 22, 2022
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
Contact Phone: