Configuration Management Databases

Configuration Management Databases Overview

What is CMDB Software?

CMDB Software, or configuration management database software, is a repository for configuration items (CI), a subset of IT assets that describe how the system that comprises IT assets are structured and of what it is composed.

These records and data are used in analyses, change management, or in the event a system should need to be reconstructed.

Configuration Management Databases Products

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Device42

Device42 is presented by the vendor as a comprehensive, agentless discovery system for Hybrid IT. They state Device42 can continuously discover, map, and optimize infrastructure and applications across data centers and cloud, providing accurate views of an IT ecosystem. Device42…

ServiceNow IT Asset Management

ITSM / ITOM specialist ServiceNow launched its software asset management solution in 2017. Built on the Now Platform, the ServiceNow IT Asset Management bundle, which includes the CMDB module also as well as the relatively new SAM module, allows users to manage software licenses…

Key Features

  • Software and hardware inventory tracking (24)
    86%
    8.6
  • Asset lifecycle monitoring (23)
    85%
    8.5
  • Asset relationship management (23)
    84%
    8.4
CA Service Management, with CA Service Desk Manager

CA Service Management, including CA Desk Manager, is a fully-featured ITSM platform, now from Broadcom. It competes with BMC Remedy, ServiceNow, FrontRange ITSM, Cherwell Service Management etc. It is based on technology acquired by CA in 2010 with Nimsoft, and is now supported by…

IBM Tivoli Change and Configuration Management Database

IBM's Tivoli Change and Configuration Management Database is as the name would suggest a configuration management database.

i-doit

i-doit is an open source IT documentation and configuration management database (CMDB).

Virima

Virima is a SaaS platform from Virima Technologies in Atlanta, that aims to solve the toughest IT Operations management and reporting challenges. With Virima’s automated Infrastructure Discovery, trustworthy CMDB, and Service Mapping visualizations, the vendor says IT staff will…

BMC Helix Configuration Management Database (CMDB)

The BMC Helix Configuration Management Database (CMDB, formerly known as Atrium CMDB) is a configuration management database.

InvGate Insight

InvGate Insight provides tools to create a unified inventory of all network-connected IT assets, including physical, virtual, and cloud assets on the same platform. Insight is available both as a cloud service or as an on premise installation. Its capabilities include a CMDB builder,…

Combodo  iTop

Combodo is an editor of ITSM open source solutions headquartered in France. In addition to advising and assisting companies in ITIL to improve their services and better control their information system, they offer iTop, their flagship open source ITSM software solution.

Altova DatabaseSpy

Altova DatabaseSpy is a multi-database query, design, and conversion tool. It connects to all major databases, and aims to ease SQL editing and other tasks more affordably than single-database solutions. Features like chart generation, table browsing, data editing, SQL auto-completion,…

Snow ITSM Enhancer

Snow's ITSM Enhancer can automatically build and maintain a CMDB, providing a single source of trusted asset information to support some of the most critical ITIL and service management processes. The vendor states that with this data, service desks can better focus on providing…

Micro Focus Configuration Management System (formerly HP CMS)

Micro Focus Configuration Management System, formerly from Hewlett Packard Enterprise, is a configuration management and CMDB solution.

Micro Focus Universal Discovery and Universal CMDB (formerly HP Universal CMDB)

Micro Focus Universal CMDB (formerly HP Universal CMDB) is a configuration management database supported by Micro Focus and acquired from Hewlett-Packard Enterprise.

Combodo TeemIP

TeemIP from Combodo is a software IPAM solution enabling the user to offer customers what the vendor presents as a professional and economically viable approach to administering the complexity of IP address management. TeemIP has a CMDB and service management functions to industrialize…

ASG metaCMDB

ASG's metaCMDB is a configuration management database.

Census

Census is a data automation platform that synchronizes customer's data warehouses with business systems and tools.

Canfigure

Canfigure is a software solution for ITAM and ITSM management including integrated CMDB based on the ITIL framework. It can be adapted for any business requirement and its interface aims to enable the customer to customize the software with minimal support.

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What is CMDB Software?

CMDB Software, or configuration management database software, is a repository for configuration items (CI), a subset of IT assets that describe how the system that comprises IT assets are structured and of what it is composed.

These records and data are used in analyses, change management, or in the event a system should need to be reconstructed.