A business asset type represents a group of business assets. A set of shared attributes defines the type. For example, the asset system provides a new asset type, Business Asset (BA) to represent all business entities. Types enhance the ease of managing business assets. For example, use the type of a business asset to filter business assets or to search for business assets.
Control Compliance Suite provides the following predefined business asset types:
To manage asset types, you require the following permissions:
Permissions of CCS Administrator
Privileges that are associated with the Manage Schema task
Use the CCS Administrator role to add user-defined attributes during the creation or edit of a business asset type.
System attributes are attributes available to all business assets. A set of predefined attributes defines every type of business asset. System attributes are also available to custom business assets.
Control Compliance Suite disallows the following actions on business assets:
Remove attributes to edit the business asset type in the asset system.
During the edit of a business asset type, mark the user-defined attributes that were added as mandatory attributes.
Remove mandatory attributes.
Deprecate a custom business asset type as deprecation affects all areas of Control Compliance Suite.