Hosting Migration (3 month duration)
Write brief statement of work
Identify / Introduce key people
- AU Sponsor: Brian Stewart
- AU Tech: Rory McGreal, Curtis Collicutt & Daryl Campbell
- WE Sponsor: Wayne
- WE Tech: Erik, Jim & WenChen
- Project Mgr: Peter
Define / Clarify roles and responsibilities
Create detailed project plan
Identify critical events / path
Define hosting configuration & hardware spec
Load and configure software
confirm IP addresses
Test configuration (basic wiki)
Alpha migrate wiki (database, images, etc)
Discuss and create test scripts
- Virtualization Question
- be aware we want to upgrade MySQL, PhP, other?
Discuss WE community communication
Beta migrate wiki (database, images, etc)
Test, test, test
Communicate migration to WE community
Downtime page on production wiki (Germany)
Migrate wiki, database, etc.
Test new location
Go, No Go Decision
Initiate DNS changes
Put redirect page on old production server (Germany)
Be patient, be on call...
- be aware we upgraded MySQL, PhP, other?