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pmauriks23-May-22 19:24
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I'm going to predict that there is documentation. Most large organizations, and particularly financial ones do create documentation. It's not always great - but it usually exists.

Then the documentation is locked away "need-to-know" for Security reasons, and over time the people who knew, or had access eventually moved on to other things. The documentation is now locked up in a documentation island, imprisoned.

The issue in larger organizations is not that the documentation doesn't exist, it's that at the end of the project it was considered done - and never touched or updated again - and slowly lost as it sunk below the sands. Sometimes a bit of Archeology within the IT organization can dig things up. Try contacting old PM's, the helpdesk, the Architecture team. Usually someone can dig up something.

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