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Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) has established to shape large IT landscapes. Business Process Management (BPM) aims to bring more flexibility to the enterprise and pushes a business driven SOA. In the last years BPM-Suites (BPMS) have grown to large and powerful systems. They both address development (modelling) as well as execution. Hence they have a big impact on the Software Configuration Management (SCM). This paper consolidates best practices that help to do professional software configuration management in the context of BPM and SOA.