Manageability By Design (MBD)
An IT System is Manageable By Design (MBD) if it uses Standards, Instrumentation, Interfaces, Integration, Automation, Autonomics, and Documentation to facilitate the activities and purposes of IT Service Management (ITSM).
November 25, 2009
Added Documentation to the list of methods.
December 12, 2009
Added Integration to the list of methods.