Much of configuration management
involves the change control aspects related to document management: data vaulting, storage, and security.
is a byproduct of the commodity approach.
VMware's virtual lab automation, configuration management
and self-service provisioning solution is expected to be available as a beta release in the third quarter of 2006.
* Business applications, such as BOM compare applications, engineering change notification, configuration management
, or applications specific to an industry [such as managing electronic signatures for FDA submissions].
Aras is a CMPIC Preferred Vendor compliant with the CMPIC configuration management
According to Anne Hass in Configuration Management
Principles and Practices, configuration "derives from the Latin com-, meaning 'with' or 'together,' and figurare, 'to form.'" Loosely interpreting that, she says, configuration means "to form from a relative arrangement of parts." Hass defines configuration management
as the "unique identification, controlled storage, change control, and status reporting of selected intermediate work products, product components, and products during the life of a system."
In addition, the APS includes a Configuration Management
Platform (CMP) that creates user-specific configurations for each plug and play device distributed into the field and maintains the ongoing configuration of these units.
New capabilities include: application sharing for real-time collaboration for up to 250 concurrent users per system; policy-based AAA and password management; central management, with unified policy and configuration management
for secure meeting clusters; delegated administration and scheduling; audit queries and filters; clustering and fail-over; and a customizable user interface.--Juniper Networks
The contract covers preliminary engineering investigations of the on-board mission systems, program management, engineering support for configuration management
, and software, firmware and hardware changes including development and test and engineering feasibility studies.
PDM also supports engineering workflow, configuration management
, and change control--all critical processes within engineering design.
Further, ATL Products provides a customer service WEB portal called LANvault Customer Service Web for online registration, configuration management