Overcome resistance to enterprise architecture
By Jan K. Gravesen, Executive Industry Architect, IBM, USA
Although it keeps evolving and interest keeps growing, many enterprise leaders are still ambivalent or skeptical about enterprise architecture. Jan Gravesen discusses the considerable value that EA offers and how it can be implemented to overcome much of that resistance.
A compiler option that helps debug optimized code
By Daniel Chen and Tommy Hoffner, Software Developers, IBM, Canada
Debugging optimized code has always been a challenging task, because it could make the program state not available to debuggers. Daniel Chen and Tommy Hoffner introduce a compiler option that helps debug optimized IBM XL C/C++ and XL Fortran code.
Reduce the risk of build failure by running a precondition
By Takehiko Amano, IT Specialist, IBM, Japan
Running a large software build process according to a schedule or on demand can take hours or even days. Frequently, the build fails. Takehiko Amano describes how to use the Apache Ant mechanism in Rational Team Concert to run a precondition that reduces the risk of build failure.
Demo: Capability differences between Rational RequisitePro and Rational Requirements Composer 18.104.22.168
By Jason Green and Brenda Myers
This demo lists a few IBM Rational RequisitePro capabilities that are not supported in IBM Rational Requirements Composer V22.214.171.124. Then, it introduces a number of Rational Requirements Composer capabilities that are not available in Rational RequisitePro.
We are pleased to feature Contributing Author Joydipto Banerjee
Joydipto Banerjee lives in the City of Joy, Kolkata, India. Professionally, he is a Technical Solution Architect for IBM Migration Factory and likes to read and work with new technologies. Joydipto is an IBM Certified Consulting IT Specialist (Master Certified IT Specialist from The Open Group) and has written number of technical articles, mostly on cloud computing. He is an IBM Cloud Computing Ambassador and participates in IBM University Relation programs for various schools and colleges. He has a bachelor's degree in computer science and engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Silchar. In his spare time, Joydipto is an avid follower of the fine arts and classical music, so he regularly attends various concerts and theater performances. You can reach him through https://twitter.com/joydipto
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