The Configuration Management (CMDB) application provides core functionality for the
configuration management database, including modules for hardware and configuration items. The
separate Extended CMDB plugin includes a collection of modules for specialized configuration
items, such as radio hardware, test equipment, and voice system hardware.
The Configuration Management (CMDB) plugin is automatically active for all instances. You
must activate related plugins to access the modules for specialized configuration items.
- CMDB Mainframe (com.snc.cmdb.mainframe)
- CMDB Radio Category (com.snc.cmdb.radio.category)
- CMDB Telecom Category (com.snc.cmdb.telecom.category)
- CMDB Test Equipment (com.snc.cmdb.test.equipment)
In Helsinki, many of the tables from the Extended CMDB plugin were moved to the core
Configuration Management (CMDB) (com.snc.cmdb) plugin, or to one of the newly added plugins.
See the Helsinki release notes
for details about those
Right-click the plugin name on the list and select
If the plugin depends on other plugins, these plugins and their activation status are
Select the Load demo data check box.
Some plugins include demo data—sample records that are designed to illustrate plugin
features for common use cases. Loading demo data is a good policy when first activating
the plugin on a development or test instance. You can load demo data after the plugin is
activated by repeating this process and selecting the check box.