The safe transition from the old to the new state is ensured. Operation is launched and is supported by the project until it is stable.
  1. The deployment measures such as user training, etc. are carried out.
  2. Operation is prepared and the product or IT system, business organization and operating organization are activated.
  3. During the initial period of operation, the project supports problem analysis and resolution.
  4. Depending on the scenario, a migration is performed and the legacy system is decommissioned.
  5. In IT projects, the project outcomes, test systems and supporting materials are transferred to the operating and maintenance organization.
At the end of the deployment phase, the project is closed once the operation has been launched successfully and after it has been decided to grant acceptance. The final project evaluation is prepared. Outstanding items are transferred to the core organization. The project is closed and the project organization is dissolved.