Retirement process

  • You should maintain old version at least for 6 months.
  • When new version is published
    • Notify all API consumers about the new version and begin of retirement period for previous version
    • Provide guides to migrate from old version to new version
    • Publish news in blog post and spread message to Social media
  • Blackout testing 1 month before death
    • Notify all API consumers with email about the blackout testing