The Task Force has reviewed the hard work of the Testing TAG, as well as the results of their own testing, and approved 25 enhancements to be included in the software. This will require additional development as well as another round of Beta Testing. By shortening the Release Candidate testing (when the Testing TAG takes the product home to test in their own environments), the additional development should not impact the release by more than a month. We will keep you updated with any changes.
Beta Test 1 was quite a success. The testers:
The Task Force will now consider the list of proposed enhancements. Many of them can be incorporated without affecting the schedule. But some will be larger changes to the software, which will affect the schedule. For now, the release schedule remains the same.»