version control

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version control

The management of source code and related documents, images and other elements that are part of a software project. Version-control software provides a database (repository) that maintains all revisions made to an application by all the programmers involved in it. It allows developers to revert to a previous version if necessary as well as to review the changes made from one version to another. See configuration management, PVCS and CVS.
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The UK has become a mainstay market for SAP, driving significant growth for RSC as its flagship Rev-Trac change control solution becomes more widely adopted across Europe and the UK.
Change control management is usually a shared function of both CM and the Change Control Board.
The McAfee Application Control and McAfee Change Control solutions join a variety of McAfee technologies that have also received this solution including McAfee Network Security Platform and McAfee Firewall Enterprise.
RSC's Rev-Trac is the market-leading third-party change control solution for enterprise-grade SAP solution-based infrastructures.
Combining Rev-Trac's powerful change control process automation and enforcement with LiveCompare's intelligent impact analysis enables SAP customers to further automate and improve ALM, while reducing SAP TCO and maximizing SAP's value," said Christopher Trueman, CTO of IntelliCorp.
Globally, OEMs are shipping embedded devices to the marketplace that are vulnerable to several types of change control risks, ranging from traditional threats like viruses and malware, to internal threats such as employee sabotage.
According to John Kirchner, Event Director for Change Control, "This year's Change Control conference encompasses a broad range of timely topics that are of utmost importance to quality and manufacturing professionals in the pharmaceutical industry, and the case studies presented will reinforce core concepts that can be directly applied to the workplace.
Service Pack 2 features streamlined OOPS (Overtake and Overwrite Protection System) reporting plus the first new Rev-Trac add-on to integrate Rev-Trac's powerful change control for SAP solutions with leading Quality Assurance providers.
Businesses will benefit through improved change control processes, ease of reporting adherence to corporate IT policies, and reduced audit-related costs.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- Revelation Software Concepts Pty Ltd (RSC), an SAP software partner, today announced it would partner with IntelliCorp , a worldwide provider of ALM, business process management and data management solutions for SAP customers and partners, to create an integration between RSC's powerful Rev-Trac change control solution and IntelliCorp's LiveCompare(TM) intelligent impact analysis solution for SAP software-based systems.