What is CM (Configuration Management)?

Configuration management (CM) is used to setting up and maintaining consistency of a product’s performance, functional, and physical attributes with its needs, design, and operational information throughout its life. CM is also utilized with IT administration management as characterized by ITIL. The CM process orderly management of framework data and framework changes for valuable purposes as to amend capacity; further develop execution, unwavering quality, or viability; expand life; diminish cost; decrease hazard and risk.