Emergency Change Advisory Board (ECAB) Guidance

  • Every emergency change will be brought before the Emergency Change Advisory Board
  • The emergency CAB (ECAB) may be run as a virtual meeting via telephone or email or also may be in person
  • The emergency CAB is used for situations when a change must be expedited
  • Emergency changes may be applied outside of change windows
  • Emergency Change Advisory Board members determine when the best time to apply a change is
  • A remediation plan must be in place before a change can occur
  • If possible and time allows the change is tested before putting it into production
  • An ECAB review of the emergency change happens post implementation