title: "Source Control" seoTitle: "Source Control | Appendix" @description: "What is Source Control and an SCM?" metaKeywords: "Source Control, SCM" author: "Scott Wyatt" date: "2022-01-05" lastmod: "2022-02-02" published: true category: "term" parent_category: "home" img: "/images/no_img.png" tags: - term
Source control (or often called version control) is the practice of tracking and managing changes to code. Typically, controlled by an SCM.
Source Control Management (SCM) systems provide a running history of software development and help to resolve conflicts when merging contributions from multiple sources.
Source Control is critical for your business.