A Two Page Guide to Implementing XCRI-CAP XCRI-CAP implementation in your organisation will be specific to your circumstances. This brief guide is an overview of the steps to consider when planning your XCRI-CAP project. Know your Know XCRI- Get access to systems CAP model & relevant & processes benefits technologies Set aims & objectives Obtain Design resources & changed buy-in processes Transform & map data to XCRI Pilot the processes Confirm and test processes Implement PTO A Two Page Guide to Implementing XCRI-CAP Item Check? Review systems & processes using the XIM XCRI readiness templates. Document processes. Identify relevant data sources (inputs). Get information about XCRI-CAP. Get support if needed. Review benefits of XCRI implementation. Check each type needed, for example XML, Web Services, database management, data analysis, transformation and mapping, software development. Refer to XCRI wiki for technical details if needed. Output for main website? Output for other internal sources? rd Output for 3 parties (learndirect, UCAS, others)? Define types of publishing service. Identify funding sources. Identify required staff. Identify required ICT systems. Sign off resource allocations. Obtain buy-in from relevant managers. Involve operational staff. Decide on appropriate model, including likely recipients. Define needed activities, staff & objects. Design interfaces to other processes. Design transformation and mapping to XCRI-CAP. Carry out testing & iteration where needed. Test the changed processes end-to-end. Confirm that valid XCRI-CAP is produced (use aggregator). Confirm outputs are acceptable to recipients. Carry out testing of end-to-end processes. Iterate where needed. Confirm implementation plan with all staff. Implement solution. Test solution. Make solution live.