NOTICE DATE:  May 25, 2012

NOTICE TYPE:  W-B052512-01 Release – Wholesale

SHORT DESCRIPTION:  Implementation of market-facing changes for June 2012 


DAYS AFFECTED:  June 25 – 27, 2012

LONG DESCRIPTION:  ERCOT will be implementing a number of market-facing changes in the production environment on June 25 – 27, 2012. Please see the attached spreadsheet for the description and estimate of the release date for each change.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  ERCOT may experience intermittent service interruptions during the implementation period. The systems include, but are not limited to:

·         Market Participant notifications

·         Outage Scheduler User Interface

·         Market Management System User Interface

·         Components of the MIS may be intermittently unavailable including:

·         Report publishing to the ERCOT Market Information System (MIS)

·         Current Day Reports without retry functionality may not be rerun for the missed postings during the outage time

·         MIS and dashboards will be intermittently unavailable

·         During this outage, please use the following URLs to directly access the Market Manager and Outage Scheduler: 



·         Components of the External Web Services (EWS) may be intermittently unavailable

Information on upcoming releases can be found on the ERCOT Multi Year Project Priority List (PPL) at

CONTACT:  If you have any questions, please contact your ERCOT Account Manager. You may also call the general ERCOT Client Services phone number at (512) 248-3900 or contact ERCOT Client Services via email at [log in to unmask].

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