configuration management


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configuration management

A discipline applying technical and administrative direction and surveillance to: (1) identify and document the functional and physical characteristics of a configuration item; (2) control changes to those characteristics; and (3) record and report changes to processing and implementation status.
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The KACE Asset Management Module, embedded in the KBOX 1000 Series Systems Management Appliances, is part of an integrated inventory, asset, and configuration management solution that automates management of the entire asset lifecycle.
Effective IT service management requires a comprehensive federated configuration management database (CMDB).
Coordinating defect tracking with configuration management and testing systems is a key cost-saving and efficiency benefit to developers and corporations," said Melinda Ballou, program director for application life-cycle management at IDC, a research advisory firm headquartered in Framingham, Mass.
Configuration Management - Hard Facts and Dangerous Truths about Configuration Gaps
TDB Networks, specialists in OSS integration, are leaders in the provision, configuration and support of fault, performance management, IP management and configuration management solutions, engaging optimal tools to:
The HP Configuration Management solution enables customers to keep their entire software infrastructures in their desired states - up to date, reliable and secure.
PTC's Dynamic Publishing System enables organizations to create content out of XML-based reusable components, create illustrations from scratch or automatically from design data, automate content management, review, and approval processes with powerful workflow and configuration management capabilities, and automatically publish information in multiple formats, languages and media.
Dwain Kinghorn, Altiris CTO, said, "By the end of the year, we will have more than ten security management solutions integrated with the Altiris service-oriented architecture and configuration management database.

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