What is backout plan?
A backout plan is an IT governance integration approach that specifies the processes required to restore a system to its original or former state in the event of a failed or aborted implementation.
A backout plan adheres to an action list that was created prior to software or system integration. This list provides detailed steps and techniques for uninstalling or disassembling a new system and undoing process changes.
A backout plan is an emergency plan component of the IT service management framework. It is implemented prior to any software or system update, installation, integration, or conversion to ensure automated systems business processes should a new system fail to provide clear tests after implementation.