These tables identify the appropriate steps and schedules to test changes you make to your FedLine Direct File environment. Refer to test request forms for lead-time requirements.
|Customer-Initiated Environment Changes||Required Customer Actions||Federal Reserve Bank Production Environment Change Required||Test Schedule|
||Complete FedLine Direct File Connectivity Test or Repoint Request Form (PDF)||Primary Site:
|Contact the Customer Contact Center (CCC) to schedule Saturday testing|
|Other Testing Opportunities||Required Customer Actions||Federal Reserve Bank Production Environment Change Required||Test Schedule|
|Performing connectivity testing or alternate site production processing||Complete FedLine Direct File Connectivity Test or Repoint Request Form (PDF)||Yes||Contact the Customer Contact Center to schedule Saturday testing|
|Performing FedACH® application testing in Depository Institution Testing (DIT) environment||Complete FedACH Services Test Request Form (Off-site)||No||Tuesday-Saturday|
The configuration changes listed below are considered complex initiatives with durations that may vary depending on the magnitude of the project. Please note that all of the changes begin by submitting the FedLine Direct File Modify Worksheet. Your organization will work directly with a FedLine Technical Analyst to complete the additional required actions below at the appropriate time.
|Customer-Initiated Configuration Changes||Required Customer Actions||Implementation Time from Start to Finish|
|Adding additional production Connect:Direct node||
|Adding additional production user record||
|Adding additional test Connect:Direct node||
|Adding additional test user record||1-2 months|