A CMDB (Configuration Management Database) contains up-to-date information about all components of information technology systems used by an organization as well as the relationships between these components. This database is organized in a way that clearly defines the relationships and dependencies among the components stored. Each component is defined as a Configuration Item (CI) and often associated with other CIs to show how the CIs work together to help deliver IT services.
The CMDB Setup up section includes:
- CI Types