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No CMDB – Problem or Opportunity?

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Do you have no CMDB and does this represent a problem or opportunity for you?

For those not familiar with the term, CMDB stands for Configuration Management DataBase. Traditionally, such a database contains relevant information about the IT infrastructure, IT services, and the relationships between the two.

Increasingly, CMDB  encompasses the relationships - and digital services - external to the enterprise.

Such digital services as containers, APIs, virtual services, third-party service providers, Cloud services, managed services, and supply-chain services are but some of the external digital services the enterprise increasingly relies on for operations.

So what is the relevance of a CMDB?

Let's find out.