APM Digest: Control or Change? Maintaining Enterprise Performance Without Compromising Innovation
Originally published in APM Digest (January 13, 2012).
Today's IT infrastructure, systems and applications, and the business operations they support, are more complex than ever. This means that the amount of configuration information in IT environments is staggering.A structured change management approach can effectively reduce the number of change and system configuration errors.
However, this comes with a price, slowing the enterprise's ability to implement improvements.At the same time, IT operations needs to able to rapidly introduce changes to environments and without change control processes, the risk of environmental failures increases greatly.
Businesses will need change management and configuration management resources that can allow them to effectively drive change in their environment while not inhibiting business agility, and remaining in control.
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