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A mature project

Fifteen man-years of "core" development.
More than 2.400 downloads per month.
Trusted by hundreds of companies in Italy and abroad.

ITIL compliant

CMDBuild follows ITIL “best practice” to manage the CMDB and related IT processes.

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CMDBuild consists of two main modules:

  • Administration Module, dedicated to data structures definition, user and groups management and other administrative functions
  • Data Management Module, dedicated to data visualization and manipulation, process execution and report creation.
Main features of Administrative Module:
  • classes definition (ie new object types)
  • class attributes creation
  • relationships definition ("domains")
  • lists of values ("lookup") management
  • roles and authorizations for single class definition
  • group-based navigation menus
  • report and workflow process import
  • external data interchange (through connectors configuration)
  • cartography configuration
  • options and preferences definition
Main features of Data Management Module:
  • Card data management
    • filter cards with advanced search utility and relation criteria
    • create and edit cards data
    • create and edit relations between cards
    • view history of card data updates and relations
    • add attachments to cards
    • view cartography
  • Workflow management
    • launch process
    • view process state
  • Report
    • launch simple tabulated reports
    • launch complex reports created using external editor and then imported
  • Virtual table (views) definition and consultation
  • Utility functions
    • massive card data editing
    • password editing

In addition to these two direct editing modules, CMDBuild also includes:

  • web-service SOAP with full access in read/write mode to data stored
  • daemon service to periodically synchronize data with external sources, useful to obtain automatic updates from automatic inventory system.
  • CMDBuild DAY 2014

    The third edition of the CMDBuild DAY was held in Roma on 15 MAY 2014