Development of functional requirements for the software configuration management as support of the life cycle of standard business software – illustrated with the suitability of the SAP Solution Manager.

Internal advisor: Ronny Zimmermann, Eike Thomas Kirschner

Software configuration management is a software engineering discipline with a crucial importance to the whole project and the operation as well. This discipline is being implemented by a so-called software configuration management system, which is used to structure and control work products which have been developed during the software development process. Configuration management as part of IT service management is widely disseminated and topic of scientific discourse. However this is not the case with software engineering as its counterpart in the area ofstandard business software. During this master’s thesis requirements for software configuration management systems shall be developed and prioritized. Finally an evaluation at the instance of SAP Solution Manager shall be conducted