BOKKED™: The IT Skeptic's Body Of Knowledge Known Error Database

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Contributorsort icon <small>cmts</small> Updated status
CSI Model diagram Alison Adams 9 08/03/28
definition of incident aroos 3 08/03/14
Application Management aroos 5 08/03/15
Nobody refers to Evaluation process in any other process. aroos 2 08/03/15
Known Error sub-process aroos 0 08/10/22
Release management also defines release policy aroos 13 08/03/15
Proactive problem management description does not exist in V3 aroos 5 09/05/07
ITSCM not in the strategy book aroos 0 08/03/15
the new name for Configuration Management, SACM aroos 1 08/03/15
ST p69 Wrong hierarchy in the CMS avallesalas 0 09/03/13
Mising book? avallesalas 4 07/07/17
ST p76 Table 4.7 Nonsense RACI chart avallesalas 0 09/03/13
SS P86 Incorrect reference to Table 4.6 brian_dayton 2 08/03/12
SS P58 Logical error brian_dayton 1 08/03/12
p61 "Security Management" should be title ? Christophe De Boeck 0 07/08/20
SD p101: MTBF HAZET 1 08/08/04
Invalid claim that value networks supercede or trump value chains ianclayton 28 07/06/22
Unclear, confusing definition of 'separation of concerns' ianclayton 0 07/07/06
Service Management is a 'Strategic Asset'? ianclayton 11 07/06/22
Incorrect placement of "Market Space" ianclayton 3 07/06/22
Process improvement programs are a staff distraction ianclayton 19 07/06/22
Marginal costing definition JamesFinister 0 07/06/26
Problem management process graph is wrong mbuzina 6 09/03/06
Supplier strategy & policy undefined in ITIL V3 Service Strategy mbuzina 0 09/05/07 Service Unit Example & Picture 3.11 do not fit together mbuzina 0 07/08/10
ST p59 Renaming FSC to CS then referred to as SC mbuzina 1 08/03/12
Business Relationship Management is 'missing' mnyhuis 2 07/10/02
External influences on solution design mwalter 0 07/08/21
paragraph 2.4.3 should be the value of the volume to the business PELIJN 0 07/06/26
Service Gap Model PELIJN 2 07/06/23
Figure 4.8 in Service Transition and Figure 4.6 in Service Operation pfranck 1 07/06/22
SO p35 Event definition pfranck 0 08/03/12
Event generating a change ? pfranck 1 07/06/26
Retired Services shown inside Service Catalogue Rumagoso 4 07/12/20
SD p145 Figure 4.27 skeptic 0 08/03/12
automated change ? skeptic 0 07/06/26
SO p58, p61 ‘unknown’ deleted skeptic 0 08/03/12
SS P201 Figure 9.5 skeptic 0 08/03/12
SD p79 ‘Catalogue’ replaced with ‘Level’ skeptic 0 08/03/12
No ... Manager roles defined in glossary skeptic 0 07/06/25