Manage change in mainframe applications with IBM Rational Asset Analyzer, Part 2. Analyze the impact of changes to manage scope and risk

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Amy Silberbauer

Date archived: December 16, 2016 | First published: November 08, 2011

Software maintenance can require up to 70% of IT's budget, so managing change to shorten the maintenance cycle, reduce risk, and ensure quality is critical in today's economic climate. This series of three articles explains how you can use IBM® Rational® Asset Analyzer to achieve those goals, specifically for mainframe-based applications. Part 2 describes how to perform change impact analysis to manage the scope and risk of a software change request.

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