Software Configuration Management (SCM) main aim - Software Configuration Management

Q.  What is the main aim of Software Configuration Management (SCM)?
- Published on 30 Jul 15

a. Identify change
b. Control change
c. Ensure that change is being properly implemented
d. All of the above

ANSWER: All of the above


  • Prajakta Pandit   -Posted on 25 Nov 15
    - Software configuration management is also known as software control management.

    - It controls the basic components such as software objects, program code, test data, test output, design document and user manuals.

    - Following are the aim of software configuration management (SCM);

      - Identify change
      - Ensure that change is being properly implemented
      - Control change

    Advantages of Software Configuration Management (SCM)

      - Avoids configuration related problems.
      - Facilitates team coordination.
      - Reduced redundant work.
      - Defect tracking.
      - Helps in building management; managing tools used in builds.

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