Search
Topics
  Create an account Home  ·  Topics  ·  Downloads  ·  Your Account  ·  Submit News  ·  Top 10  
Modules
· Home
· Content
· FAQ
· Feedback
· News
· Search
· Statistics
· Surveys
· Top
· Topics
· Web Links
· Your_Account

THE ITIL BOOKS

The five ITIL books can be obtained directly from the publisher's website:
HERE

Or as downloadable PDFs: HERE

Current Membership

Latest: JamesEJTP
New Today: 2
New Yesterday: 63
Overall: 222631

People Online:
Visitors: 91
Members: 1
Total: 92 .

Login
Nickname

Password

Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As a registered user you have some advantages like theme manager, comments configuration and post comments with your name.

Related Resources

Service related resources
Service Level Agreement
Outsourcing

Note: ITIL is a registered trademark of OGC. This portal is totally independent and is in no way related to them. See our Feedback Page for more information.


Search



Languages
Select Interface Language:


Advertising
Please contact us via the feedback page to discuss advertising rates.

The Itil Community Forum: Forums

ITIL :: View topic - CIs and attributes for production applications
 Forum FAQForum FAQ   SearchSearch   UsergroupsUsergroups   ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

CIs and attributes for production applications

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    ITIL Forum Index -> Configuration Management
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
matrejekm
Itiler


Joined: May 11, 2006
Posts: 32

PostPosted: Mon Feb 12, 2007 8:01 pm    Post subject: CIs and attributes for production applications Reply with quote

Hi guys,

I have following problem.
I would like to define CIs and their attributes for a company who
runs over 500 internal web applications.

They try to build a set of tools and processes to properly manage Changes in this environment.

What do you suggest to consider a CI and what attributes you recommend to track?


Cheers,
Mariusz M.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
UKVIKING
Senior Itiler


Joined: Sep 16, 2006
Posts: 3582
Location: London, UK

PostPosted: Mon Feb 12, 2007 8:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well

When you mean Web applications, surely they have to sit on some piece of hardware.

So there is one type of CI

server

attributes would be name, dns name, ip address, memory, cpu,

components could be hard drives

the next type would be services

applications which run on the server such as

ms exchange
lotus notes
www server
etc

attributes would be drive data, admin, path etc

the next type of CI would be applications

these would be websites, web apps etc

attributes could be version, path, parent, admin etc

I could however compose a long document after having a detailed conversation with you.... but that would be work.. and I would have to charge you

The above is advice and suggestions ... the only charge is the electricity we both use ;0
_________________
John Hardesty
ITSM Manager's Certificate (Red Badge)

Change Management is POWER & CONTROL. /....evil laughter
Back to top
View user's profile
matrejekm
Itiler


Joined: May 11, 2006
Posts: 32

PostPosted: Mon Feb 12, 2007 8:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I like the electricity charging model this forum delivers Wink

Thanks for input - this is a good starting point.

Mariusz M.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
UKVIKING
Senior Itiler


Joined: Sep 16, 2006
Posts: 3582
Location: London, UK

PostPosted: Mon Feb 12, 2007 11:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes the pricing model in the forum is on and off again.

if you need any clarifications on any of the suggested, add to this, i look on daily basis

Hint: use one type of CI for Commercial products like Exchange, SQL Server, Apache etc and use another for inhouse software applications.....
_________________
John Hardesty
ITSM Manager's Certificate (Red Badge)

Change Management is POWER & CONTROL. /....evil laughter
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    ITIL Forum Index -> Configuration Management All times are GMT + 10 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum

Powered by phpBB 2.0.8 © 2001 phpBB Group
phpBB port v2.1 based on Tom Nitzschner's phpbb2.0.6 upgraded to phpBB 2.0.4 standalone was developed and tested by:
ArtificialIntel, ChatServ, mikem,
sixonetonoffun and Paul Laudanski (aka Zhen-Xjell).

Version 2.1 by Nuke Cops 2003 http://www.nukecops.com

Forums ©

 

Logos/trademarks property of respective owner. Comments property of poster. Rest 2004 Itil Community for Service Management & Foundation Certification. SV
Site source copyright (c)2003, and is Free Software under the GNU / GPL licence. All Rights Are Reserved.