Archive & Retire

This stage deals with the archiving and retirement of applications/systems that facilitated an information solution.  Activities within Archive & Retire involve but are not necessarily limited to the following:

  • archiving data and retrieving it
  • turn-down of applications and systems
  • disposal or re-use of equipment and/or software
  • elimination of obselete security authentication and authorizations

Some best practices related to Archive & Retire can be found within the following topic areas: