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Configuration Management according to SAE EIA-649C (CMPIC 6)

SAE EIA-649, Standard for Configuration Management, is perhaps the most widely accepted Configuration Management (CM) standard in use today. The standard applies to commercial as well as government organizations. The standard offers valuable advice on requirements for achieving successful CM implementations. Its authors come from various commercial and government backgrounds and are experts in the field of CM. This course will explain the logic and meaning behind the various EIA-649 principles, and offer options for implementation approaches and how best to apply the standard in various environments.

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  • Day 1

    • SAE EIA-649 Contents Overview 

    • Foreword and Section: 1.0 Introduction 

    • 2.0 Scope, 3.0 References and 4.0 Terminology 

    • 5.0 CM Functions and Principles 

    • 5.1 CM Planning and Management 

    • Workshop #1 

  • Day 2

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 1 of 4 

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 2 of 4 

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 3 of 4 

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 4 of 4 

    • Workshop #2 

    • 5.3 Configuration Change Management 1 of 2 

  • Day 3

    • 5.3 Configuration Change Management 2 of 2 

    • Workshop #3 

    • 5.4 Configuration Status Accounting 

    • 5.5 Configuration Verification and Audit 

    • Application Notes and Annex A 

    • Certification Exam 


Target group

  • Individuals who want to learn the basic principles of CM per industry standard.

  • Organizations who have EIA-649 called out as a guidance document in contracts 

  • Any organization who wants to meet industry standard CM requirements.

  • CM professionals who are considered CM Subject Matter Experts who have not had an EIA-649 course. 


Duration: 2 1/2 Days in Munich or Online
Time: 09.00 - 17:00 h
Language: English
Participants: 3-12
Price: 1.460,00 €*

* excl. VAT; our general terms and conditions for seminars apply


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