The product or IT system is realized and tested. The necessary preparatory work is done to minimize the deployment risks.
  1. The product or IT system is realized. The business organization and operating organization are realized and the documentation is prepared.
  2. In IT projects, the IT system is integrated into the operating infrastructure and preliminary acceptance is carried out.
  3. Deployment is prepared on the basis of the deployment concept.
  4. Depending on the scenario, tests are carried out and migration is prepared.
  5. The deployment release decision is made. It is based on the preliminary acceptance decision. The resources for the next phase are released based on the fleshed out project management plan.
At the end of the implementation phase, the deployment risks must be assessed and be acceptable. Otherwise, deployment cannot take place.