CM White Papers

CM and Related White Papers

This is a new section of the CM Resource Guide. If you would like to submit a white paper please forward to Steve@CMPIC.com for review. A decision will be made as to whether we will place your white paper on the site. Acceptance is not guaranteed. White papers on this site express the opinions of the authors and are not necessarily the opinions of the CM Resource Guide Editors or CMPIC LLC members. They are posted to promote discussion, education and understanding within the CM community.


  • A Configuration Management Professional Walks into a Bar... by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Can a Configuration Management Baseline Move? by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Can a Document Be a CI (Configuration Item)? by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Configuration Management Baseline Definitions by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Part with Revs and Star Trek by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Configuration Management Tools Evaluation and Selection by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Configuration Management Training for the Organization? by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Failure to do Configuration Management Properly and Corrective Action by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Greatest Configuration Management Songs by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • Update on SAE EIA-649-X Series of Configuration Management Standards by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • What is Configuration Management? by Steve Easterbrook, 2016

  • CM For the 21st Century by Jack Wasson, 2008 (PDF)

  • Evaluating and Selecting CM Tools, A Perspective by Steven Easterbrook (PDF)

  • Enterprise Informatics - Design Engineering Whitepaper (PDF)

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