Application, Project, and Organizational Configuration Management

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CM Level: Organization

·         Determining CM awareness

·         Assessing CM risk (at the organization level)

·         Evaluating support and sponsorship for CM

·         Defining an SCM budget

·         Establishing a CM personal structure

·         Defining an organizational level CM Plan

·         Defining common CM terminology

CM Level: Application

·         Assessing an application’s CM needs

·         Selecting a CM technology best suited for the application

·         Defining an application level CM Plan (if none exists at the organization level)

·         Establishing a CM environment for an application

·         Establishing CM processes for an application (checkout/checking, build, release, change control, problem management, etc.)

·         Performing CM training for those that work on the application

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