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The CTS2 firewall exception was approved on Stage.  I think security team is looking for a verification that it is working so he can close the ticket.  The LexEVS 6.4.1 firewall exception requires a waiver on LexEVS 6.3 but the exception has been approved. 

Report Writer

Continued work on the triple store report writer.

Term Browser 

QA team is preparing the test results report to move to Stage.

Term Suggestion Application
Deployment waiting for deployment of LexEVS 6.4. 
NCIm Browser

Performed trouble-shooting on the broken NCI Hierarchy issue. The preliminary results indicate that the new Lucene indexing implemented in v6.4.1 might have broken the source code search function.

Triple Store Prototype


Biomarkers Support


Neoplasm Core

Provided automation capability to the Operations team. Waiting for the test results using the newly released NCI  Thesaurus version 16.09d.

Other Support 

JIRA Issues

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Searching for metathesaurus concept with source SRC and source-code V-NCI is failing.

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Term Browser 2.9 ReleaseContinue development of the 2.9 Term Browser release.
  • Risks, Issues, Dependencies

  • Risks

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 09/10/2015  H H AppScan are taking long periods of time to complete.  For Term browser, the minimum has been 5 days.We are working on both the code base and configuration of the scan to try to improve performance.  We are also looking at open source code scanners that could possibly be used ahead of the AppScan to at least limit the number appscans required.
  • Issues

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 7/17/2014Deployment of software, even small upgrades, have been a lengthy process.This especially affects smaller releases in which there are security or bug fixes. The Agile practices migration have been put on hold for now.
 09/10/2014Getting the environment in place for the Mayo trip to NCI.Need to get each of the environment (DEV,QA,Stage) in place before the Mayo trip on September 22nd.  We are currently one week behind.  The impact is that the Mayo developer will be onsite to work on the deployments and the tiers will not be in place. Currently we only have the DEV environment setup for the LexEVS API>
  • Dependencies

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