Reasons Why Software Configuration Management is Backed Against the Wall


  It’s about communication.   The very best process is self-motivating and it channels a user in the right direction without inhibiting them or the organization.   CM is a practice that is both guardian and old salt.We seek to better everyone’s lot in the lifecycle.   Software creation is a discipline, with all that word entails.

Randy Wagner is a Contributing Columnist for CM Crossroads and Software Configuration Manager with ABN AMRO. His experience in SCM ranges from global financial institutions to multimedia multinationals to the Federal government. Working in small to large project efforts has given him a unique perspective on balancing the discipline of SCM with the resources and willpower each organization brings to the table.

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