1) Is dev/test/prod on same LPAR? No

2) Is dev/test/prod on same box? No

3) How frequently are promotions from dev to test allowed? D.

a. No restrictions

b. Daily

c. Weekly

d. Other
Multiple testing steps. DEV to Unit Test (Developer's discretion) then System Integration Test (managed - daily) then Customer Test (managed - monthly/daily) then Production Model (managed - monthly) then PRODUCTION (monthly)

4) Does separating DEV from TEST require more time & effort for a given development project? No.

5) What would be some reasons why this is a good idea (besides the auditors told us to)?

Allows for a project to "get out of the way" providing room for subsequent development. More project overlap is achievable.

Steve Needles


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