Thursday, October 6, 2016

Technical Alert - Release 15.3 Production Deployment - October 15-17, 2016

The Release 15.3 will be deployed to the Production and Training environments beginning on Saturday October 15, 2016. The maintenance window is as follows:

Production Scheduled Maintenance Outage:
Production Environment will go Offline Saturday October 15, 2016 at 12:01 AM ET.
Production Environment will go Online Monday October 17, 2016 at 6:00 AM ET.

Training Scheduled Maintenance Outage:
Training System will go Offline Monday October 17, 2016 at 12:01 AM ET.
Training System will go Online Wednesday October 19, 2016 at 6:00 AM ET.

In the event that we run into any issues or finish maintenance ahead of schedule, we will post follow-up messages to the Alerts Blog ( and we will send an email to our distribution lists.
For additional information about Release 15.3, please review the R15.3 Applicant Release Notes:

For this and all scheduled maintenance, please visit:

We appreciate your patience as we work to improve your user experience.
The Program Management Office