Configuration Management according to SAE EIA-649-1

SAE EIA-649-1, Configuration Management Requirements for Defense Contracts, defines requirements for a Defense enterprise implementation of EIA-649 in an acquirer/supplier contractual relationship. These requirements are intended to be tailored by the acquirer and cited in contracts, or similar agreements, with Suppliers to establish requirements for Configuration Management tasks consistent with ANSI/EIA-649 and each of its functions and principles. This standard applies to commercial as well as government organizations. It offers valuable advice on requirements for achieving successful CM implementations. Its authors come from various commercial and government backgrounds and are experts in the field of CM.

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  • Day 1

    • SAE EIA-649 Contents Overview 

    • Foreword and Section: 1.0 Introduction 

    • 2.0 Scope, 3.0 References and 4.0 Terminology 

    • 5.0 CM Functions and Principles 

    • 5.1 CM Planning and Management 

    • Workshop #1 

  • Day 2

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 1 of 4 

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 2 of 4 

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 3 of 4 

    • 5.2 Configuration Identification 4 of 4 

    • Workshop #2 

    • 5.3 Configuration Change Management 1 of 2 

  • Day 3

    • 5.3 Configuration Change Management 2 of 2 

    • Workshop #3 

    • 5.4 Configuration Status Accounting 

    • 5.5 Configuration Verification and Audit 

    • Application Notes and Annex A 

    • Certification Exam 


Target group

  • Individuals who want to learn the basic principles of CM per industry standard.

  • Organizations who have EIA-649 called out as a guidance document in contracts 

  • Any organization who wants to meet industry standard CM requirements.

  • CM professionals who are considered CM Subject Matter Experts who have not had an EIA-649 course. 


Duration: 2 1/2 Days
Time: 09.00 - 17:00 h
Language: English
Participants: 3-12
Price: 1.395,00 €*

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