This documentation supports the 19.08 version of BMC CMDB.

To view an earlier version, select the version from the Product version menu.


This section contains information about administering the following BMC CMDB components:

Configure the core CMDB componentsConfiguring core CMDB components and plug-ins
Setting ports that communicate with various componentsBest practices for setting ports with RPC program numbers or queues and threads
Share business service CI information with other applicationsSetting up service context to share business service CI information with other applications
Provide access to the CMDB Dashboard for a better user experience.Configuring the URL to access CMDB Portal through Mid Tier
Understand the relationships between users, groups, and roles.Roles and permissions
Control users' access to specific features of the CMDB Dashboard.Providing users with permissions to access the new CMDB UI using groups and roles
Configure the AR System server to allow your users to open a CI in the old flex UI in sandbox modeConfiguring the default web path of the Mid Tier server in AR System Administration Console
Customize how CMDB calculates health and completeness metrics on the dashboardConfiguring Key Performance Indicators for CMDB
Exclude classes and and datasets used to calculate the dashboard metricsExcluding classes and datasets for processing Dashboard parameters
Promote CDM definitions across environments using BMC Remedy Deployment ApplicationPromoting CMDB CDM Definitions across environments
Manage the approval status, categorization, development status, and other attributes of productsManaging the Product Catalog
Define archiving criteria for configuration items (CIs) in the CMDBArchiving CMDB data
Configure BMC Atrium Core Web ServicesConfiguring BMC CMDB web services
Managing web services security policiesAccess and authentication for web services
Modify the data modelModifying the data model by using Class Manager
Access external data through the CMDBMaking external data available in CMDB by using Federation Manager

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