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NCO Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP) Standards

The IDP Standards outline policies and technical standards that must be met in order to implement operational code in the production suite running on the Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP) and maintained by NCEP Central Operations (NCO). The coding standards and best practices presented have been established to enable operational stability, efficient troubleshooting and improved environmental equivalence.

IDP Technical Application Standards

  • Release Date: Aug 31, 2022
    • Added web analytics and cloud standards
    • Deprecated support for RHEL 7
    • Added security requirements for software updates

IDP Application Onboarding Guidelines

  • Release Date: May 27, 2022
    • Updated to include Engineering Review directive
    • Minor updates to code handoff and testing sections