configuration item


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configuration item

(jargon)
Hardware or software, or an aggregate of both, which is designated by the project configuration manager (or contracting agency) for configuration management.
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This allows each data source to maintain control of the configuration item information while allowing the CMDB to access this information and correlate the information with information from other sources.
Possible configuration items include design and test documents; source code; specifications; test results; hardware components; baselines; releases; and change requests.
The breadth of Configuration Items supported by a CMDB System is significant and on the rise, with 36 percent of respondents targeting between 10,000 and 99,999 CIs and 4 percent currently supporting more than a million CIs.
The main features of both applications are - Management of calls and incidents (including management of the knowledge base)- Managing problems,- Management of configuration items (EC) (restricted to park management)- Management of service requests (simple and complex) and order management,- Management of service levels.
Agiloft's ITIL Service Desk Suite incorporates ITIL terminology and is preconfigured to include best practice processes for service requests, incidents, problems, change requests, configuration items, purchase requests, and more.
Contract awarded for Special additions classroom environment making a small number of configuration items Quote announcements
If you've worked with information technology for any length of time, you are well aware of the complexity of THE INFRASTRUCTURE--that shadowy leviathan containing all of the enterprise services, processes, systems, components, and configuration items (CIs), to name a very few, that comprise the IT landscape.
XL Deploy already supports comprehensive, extensible discovery for WebSphere and other middleware, as well as comparison and versioning of all configuration items in its repository making it now the most advanced solution for configuration drift on the market.
Asset Synchronization - EM/5 automatically synchronizes with ServiceNow Configuration Items, avoiding the need for manual entry or updating.
inadvertently change configuration items and adversely impact related, critical
Configuration Management - This is the technical surveillance over the life cycle of items to identify and document the functional and physical characteristics of configuration items; control changes to configuration items and their related documentation; record and report information needed to manage configuration items effectively, including the status of proposed changes and implementation status of approved changes; and, audit configuration items to verify conformance to specifications, drawings, and other contract requirements.
Planned improvements to WIN-T transmission systems include but are not limited to: increased SATCOM capabilities, new radio designs for aerial and terrestrial platforms, smaller form factors of complete configuration items for specialized units, new antenna technology and designs, and increased network operations applications and techniques.

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