Dimensions CM

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Dimensions CM
Developer(s)Micro Focus
Initial release1992; 30 years ago (1992)[1] or earlier.
Stable release
14.5.3[2] (July 2021)
Operating systemCross-platform[3]
TypeSoftware configuration management
LicenseMicro Focus EULA

Dimensions CM is a software change and configuration management product[4] developed by Micro Focus. It includes revision control, change, build[5] and release management capabilities.[6]

Since 2014 (v14.1)[7] Dimensions CM includes PulseUno module providing Code review and Continuous integration capabilities. Starting with the version 14.5.2 (2020)[8] it can also serve as a binary repository manager.


Previous product names:

  • PCMS Dimensions (SQL Software) [9]
  • PVCS Dimensions (Merant, Intersolv) [10][11]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "The PVCS library is currently under conversion to PCMS (SQL, 1992)."
  2. ^ Dimensions CM 14.5.3 What's New
  3. ^ "Platform OS: Windows, SUSE Linux, Red Hat Linux, AIX, OS X..."
  4. ^ IBM: "Dimensions CM is at the core of Dimensions 10, the industry's leading software change and configuration management solution."
  5. ^ Kevin A. Lee "The Buildmeister's Guide: Achieving Agile Software Delivery" ISBN 978-1435719316
  6. ^ Dr.Dobb's "New Release Management Release, Serena Dimensions"
  7. ^ Version 14.1 New Features
  8. ^ PulseUno 20.1 for Dimensions CM 14.5.2
  9. ^ SQL Software announces PCMS Dimensions
  10. ^ "PVCS Dimensions is a comprehensive change management suite, combining tools for software configuration management with process models to automatically manage processes and workflows.", PDM and SCM - similarities and differences. The Association of Swedish Engineering Industries 2001
  11. ^ Ivica Crnkovic, Ulf Asklund, Annita Persson Dahlqvist "Implementing and Integrating Product Data Management and Software Configuration Management" ISBN 978-1580534987