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Modular Design in Comprehensive Child Welfare Information Systems (CCWISs)

Published: August 23, 2016
Technical Assistance
Child Welfare, Child Welfare Information Systems

Effective June 1, 2016, the CCWIS regulations require CCWIS automated functions be developed using a modular design.

Presenter Dan Hon, a technology consultant to the Administration for Children and Families, will discuss the following topics:

  • The advantages of modular design
  • How to best move from a monolithic system concept into modules
  • The challenges associated with connecting modules, building and updating the shared infrastructure, and maintaining a common data structure across modules

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