This table identifies the appropriate steps and schedules to test changes you make to your FedLine Direct environment. Refer to test request forms for specific 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 Request Form (PDF)
|Contact the Customer Contact Center to schedule Saturday testing|
|Other Testing Opportunities||Required Customer Actions||Federal Reserve Bank Production Environment Change Required||Test Schedule|
|Performing Alternate Site Production Processing||Complete FedLine Direct File Alternate Site Processing 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 Link)||No||Tuesday - Saturday|
|Performing Non Payments Application Testing||Complete Non-Payment Services Application Test Request Form (PDF)||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 institution will work directly with a Federal Reserve Bank 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|
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