Whoa, Innovate was a rush! We loved meeting everyone and learned much that will help us deliver more of the relevant, technical content that brings you to developerWorks Rational. In fact, it was such a rush that I prepared this and forgot to publish it. So, a week late (I'm so sorry), here are the wonderful articles and offers from the week of June 5.
By Mike Perrow, Writer and editor, Rational brand strategy team, IBM
New Rational software integrations and collaborative capabilities help clients optimize their software and systems delivery across the application and product lifecycle. The offerings include distinct sets of capabilities for IT teams and for product and systems service teams. Mike Perrow gives you the details.
Products: Rational DOORS, Rational Quality Manager, Rational Rhapsody, Rational Team Concert
By Monica Luke, Lifecycle Scenario Architect, IBM, USA
It's hard to deliver on the agile principle of "done, done, done" for complex, heterogeneous systems. Monica Luke explains how service virtualization can improve team collaboration and align the independent test organization's focus on the same milestone as the development team.
Products: IBM Green Hat, Rational Performance Tester,
By Bernd Eberhardt, Product Manager at the IBM SAP International Competence Center, Germany
Businesses with SAP environments benefit from a quality-based approach to ensuring that SAP implementations meet changing business needs. Bernd Eberhardt explains how integrating SAP's Solution Manager with Rational's extensible ALM apps helps scale existing processes and reduce costs.
Products: Rational ClearQuest, Rational Functional Tester, Rational RequisitePro,
By Steve Arnold, Senior Technical Consultant, IBM, UK
Rational Software Architect 8.5 adds support for Spring, Hibernate, Struts2 and Java 7 and makes adoption easier with a Visio import option. It includes the Design Manager 4 beta, which simplifies team working and improves reuse. Steve Arnold describes these and other highlights.
Product: Rational Software Architect
By Jared Pulham, Senior Product Manager, IBM, UK
Unlock the power of traceability from definition to delivery with Version 4.0 of IBM Rational Requirements Composer. In this article, Jared Pulham delves into the details of what this new version offers.
Product: Rational Requirements Composer
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