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Area of InterestDetails
LexEVSPut in request for LexEVS API and CTS2 containers and firewall exceptions
Report Writer

Working on updates to the TripleStore Report Writer implementation.

Term Browser 

Appscan has been completed with no vulnerabilities.

Preformed trouble-shooting on a value set search all failing to return any result issue. The problem is likely data related.

Term Suggestion Application
Deployment waiting for deployment of LexEVS 6.4.  Met with Erin and Rob about possible updates to the CDISC Term suggestion page.
NCIm BrowserDeployment waiting for deployment of LexEVS 6.4.
Triple Store Prototype


Biomarkers Support


Neoplasm Core

Produced a new neoplasm core package based on the inferred version of NCI Thesaurus, Version 16.08e.

    • Dropped "_mapping" from related filenames.
    • Dropped the double-underscore in the base "Neoplasm_Core_" files.
    • Converted XLS to XLSX manually using Excel.
    • Sorted the Neoplasm Core value set Excel file by Preferred Name.
    • Dropped "Plus" from the title of Neoplasm_Core_Hierarchy.html.
    • Removed Neoplasm_Core__16.08e_rel.csv from the package.
    • Re-implemented the sorting for the mapping from Neoplasm Core to NCIm.
    • Corrected the Neoplasm_Core_Rels_NCIt_Molecular_2016-08-31.xls using the inferred version of the NCI Thesaurus, Version 16.08e.
Other Support 

JIRA Issues

Issue NumberDescriptionStatus

Concepts selected from a Value Sets' Released File: View Graph not viewable due to ns=null in the URL

  • Schedule Changes


#DescriptionDue DateResourcesNotesRisksMitigation
  •  Planned Activities

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

  • Risks

Opened DateDue DateDescriptionLikelihood (H, M, L)ImpactAssignedStatusMitigation Strategy
 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

 #Opened DateDescriptionImpactAssignedStatus
 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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