Release and Support Lifecycle Usage Engine Private Edition


Release Types

Type

Frequency

Content

Bug Fixes

New Features

Example

Type

Frequency

Content

Bug Fixes

New Features

Example

Major

12 months

- New functionality of larger importance and bug fixes

- Breaking of backwards compatibility allowed with mitigation routes provided

- Maintained with patches for 18 Months including bug fixes, performance improvements, 3pp upgrades

2.0.0

Minor

3 months

- New functionality delivered in an incremental fashion

- No breaking of backwards compatibility allowed

- Maintained with patches for 18 Months including bug fixes, performance improvements, 3pp upgrades

2.1.0

Patch

On demand

- Bugs that cannot wait until next minors

- No breaking of backwards compatibility allowed

2.1.1

Lifecycles

  • Regular support: 18 months after release date of major/minor

  • Extended support: 18 months after release date of major/minor, only critical and security related bug fixes

  • Sustained support:  only troubleshooting, no bug fixes

Usage Engine Private Edition Support Lifecycle

Life Span

Dates

Version

Release Date

End of Regular Support

End of Extended Support

End of Sustained Support

Status

Version

Release Date

End of Regular Support

End of Extended Support

End of Sustained Support

Status

3.0

10 March 2023

10 Sep 2024

10 March 2026

Depends on customer agreement

 

Regular Support

3.1

8 June 2023

8 Dec 2024

8 June 2026

Regular Support

3.2

22 Sep 2023

22 March 2025

22 Sep 2026

Regular Support

Planned Releases

Version

Release Period

Version

Release Period

3.0

Q1 2023

3.1

Q2 2023

3.2

Q3 2023

3.3

Q4 2023