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CWS/CMS Bulletin - Release 8.6 and Interim Release 8.6.0 Informational Bulletin


Date: 3/26/2019
Title: Release 8.6 and Interim Release 8.6.0 Informational Bulletin
What is Impacted: CWS/CMS Application
Describe Impact:

Release 8.6 and Interim Release 8.6.0 will be implemented on Saturday, April 27, 2019.

The following information once available for R8.6 will be located behind County Logon>Code Release Secure Site>Release 8.6:

Release 8.6>County Test Workshop/User Acceptance Testing/CTW/UAT: R8.6 Incident Status Report

Coexistent county CWSCMS.MSI file availability:

The CWSCMS.MSI file will be available by Wednesday, April 10, 2019 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\R8.6

Dedicated County CWSCMS.MSI file delivery:

By Wednesday, April 10, 2019 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\R8.6 folder. This file must exist on the workstation for the installation of Release 8.6 to take place on or after April 27, 2019.

Release Outage start time will be changed from 6:00 AM to 5:00AM


When: April 27, 2019
Start Time: 5:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Duration: 8.0 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: