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Now Available: Micro Focus Configuration Management System 2020.05

Posted By Wes Heaps, Thursday, May 14, 2020
Updated: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

The latest version of Micro Focus Configuration Management System (CMS) featuring Universal Discovery and Universal CMDB releases this May! It includes new discovery content and user interface improvements that make it easier to accurately know what you have in your hybrid IT environment and how it is configured.

New features include:

  • Editable Inventory Cards make is visually easy to get critical information on Configuration Items you care about
  • Better discovery with Kubernetes Event-based Discovery for near real-time updates on changes made to Kubernetes containers
  • Extended Topology Policies for better compliance reporting
  • Azure PaaS discovery and Azure “Inventory Only” discovery
  • Various Customer-Driven Innovations and Improvements from the CMS Idea Exchange Forum.

Find out more about what’s new in this release

Tags:  CMS  Configuration Management System  Micro Focus ITOM News 

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HP Introduces HP Universal Discovery and other CMS improvements.

Posted By Bryan Topham, Wednesday, August 29, 2012

HP Configuration Management System introduces a new product, HP Universal Discovery, combining the best of two products; HP Discovery and Dependency Mapping Advanced Edition (DDMA) and HP Discovery and Dependency Mapping Inventory (DDMI). HP Universal Discovery allows clients to accomplish both dependency discovery and inventory discovery with a single product. Version 10.00 of HP Universal Discovery delivers key technology that offers clients flexibility and choice to attain end to end IT visibility through Agent, Agentless and Passive discovery. The new discovery engine allows customers to easily gather detailed configuration item (CI) information for specific servers and the applications running on them, as well as inventory and software utilization information.

Version 10.00 of HP Universal CMDB enables large enterprises and service providers to manage IT proactively, IT and Business Service Management, as part of the CMS system. Key to UCMDB 10 is a new release of the UCMDB Web Browser that helps IT teams consume configuration intelligence in an easy fashion.

HP Universal CMDB Configuration Manager, also version 10.00, delivers key functionality to improve your business continuity planning and help you gain value faster from your configuration management system.

Version 10.00 of the Configuration Management System product family delivers:

  • End to end IT visibility through a completely Agent, Agentless and Passive deployment of Universal Discovery.
  • The ability for large enterprises and service providers to manage multiple tenants within a single UCMDB.
  • Faster time to value and business continuity insight with out-of-the-box cluster resiliency and data quality policies provided by UCMDB-CM Advanced Configuration Manager.
  • Easy access to information for non-administrative IT users via the UCMDB Browser, which provides a simplified, mobile-enabled user interface allowing comprehensive view of any service or configuration item. The Browser is now bundled with UCMDB and Configuration Manager.

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Tags:  CMDB  CMS  configuration management  DDMA  DDMI  UCMDB  Universal Discovery 

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