HP Configuration Management System (CMS) is a comprehensive set of tools for collecting, storing, managing, updating and presenting data about IT services configuration items (software and infrastructure) and about their relationships. HP CMS includes HP Universal Discovery (UD) and a federated configuration management database (UCMDB) that integrates with trusted sources in a seamless fashion—allowing IT management teams to make effective decisions and control changes.
Thorough understanding of application components and infrastructure dependencies
More effective and accurate change planning and impact analysis
Lower time to resolution for critical events with fast view of service decomposition
Improved visibility showing deviations from standard configuration of IT assets
Control of configuration management and compliance issues such as Sarbanes-Oxley