Feature spotlights

Integrated lifecycle change management

IBM® Rational® Change provides traceability and impact analysis from business change requests through to systems and software implementation tasks. This software reduces the time needed to propagate changes throughout the system and decreases the risk of unwanted or unauthorized changes.

Integrates with other IBM lifecycle management software

This software integrates with other configuration management solutions, such as IBM Rational ClearCase®, to provide an integrated view of your project. It integrates with IBM Rational System Architect to enhance enterprise architecture, business process analysis and service-oriented architecture (SOA) implementations. It also integrates with IBM Rational DOORS® to automate the requirements workflow, and integrates data with other IBM lifecycle solutions such as IBM Rational Team Concert™.

Robust change management reporting

This software delivers historical trend analysis, status indicators, prioritization capabilities, multiple charting and visualization options, and powerful querying abilities. IBM Rational Change helps reduce costs, defects and delays by providing Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) level 3 and level 4 change management reporting.

Change management best practices

IBM Rational Change improves efficiency with IBM Rational Enterprise Change Process, a tool for monitoring and managing process improvements, quality initiatives, software enhancements and defects across the organization. IBM Rational Change improves productivity and process control by implementing repeatable processes for CMMI and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) compliance.

Technical details

Software requirements

Always up-to-date system requirement reports can be dynamically generated using the Software Product Compatibility Reports (SPCR) tool.

    Hardware requirements

    There are no hardware requirements for IBM Rational Change.

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