The purpose of Configuration Management (CM) is to establish and maintain the integrity of work products using configuration identification, configuration control, configuration status accounting, and configuration audits.
The Configuration Management process area involves the following:
Identifying the configuration of selected work products that compose the baselines at given points in time
Controlling changes to configuration items
Building or providing specifications to build work products from the configuration management system
Maintaining the integrity of baselines
Providing accurate status and current configuration data to developers, end ...