Creation Date:  2020-11-17
Category:  IMT Software
Effective Date:  2020-11-17
Last Reviewed:  2020-11-17
Version:  1.0
Scheduled Review Date: 2021-11-01
Security Classification:  Protected A
Status:  Approved

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​​This standard seeks to limit the overall exposure of government’s information management technology (IMT) infrastructure and information assets to security vulnerabilities by defining an organizational approach for software update expectations. Implementing this industry standard best practice will ensure that the Government of Alberta (GoA) maintains vendor support for the software in use. ​​​​

Keywords: Software Version Maintenance, IMT Infrastructure,