Configuration Management System

We all know that changes are likely to happen to the project scope. How these change requests are submitted, reviewed, their status tracked, and approved are part of the configuration management system. This system, established early in the project, defines how stakeholders are allowed to submit change requests, the conditions for approving a change request, and how approved change requests are validated in the project scope. Configuration management also is in charge of several activities:

• Documenting the functional and physical characteristics of a product or component

• Controlling changes to any of a product's physical characteristics

• Recording changes to the product's physical characteristics and the conditions surrounding the changes

• Contributing and supporting the audit of a product or component for quality

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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