There have been few queries from clients asking if it is possible to import work items by e-mail into IBM Rational Team Concert. This is a somewhat complex topic as it isn't currently supported, but there is a potential work around. Let's take a look at the information:
A. There are the following properties in Advanced Properties page of the CCM application in RTC:
Online Help for this says: "A periodic task runs on the server that checks for mail received for work item creation. This property specifies the time in seconds between runs of this task."
B. Here is a brief on this feature from Jazz.net wiki
C. However, there has been an RFE on this already and you might want to add a comment here with your additional business justification. The details, along with a business justification should add more weight to this RFE.
I hope this note adds to the links above on this topic.
What is the Rational RFE Community?
The Rational® RFE Community is a place where you can collaborate with Rational development teams and other product users through your ability to search, view, comment on, submit, and track product requests for enhancement (RFEs).
The community acts as a front-end database bridged to the back-end Rational ClearQuest® database called RATLC. New submissions, user comments, status changes, and developer comments are bridged between the Rational RFE Community and RATLC several times a day. The bridge to RATLC allows our development teams to work with the process and tools they are most comfortable with, while allowing our users to collaborate in an open community environment.
With this change, we can:
Some popular features of the Rational RFE Community:
What questions do you have?
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Rational RFE Community. A segment of the Telelogic product lines became available on February 1st, while a segment of the AppScan Source product lines became available in early January.
The Rational RFE Community enables you to submit your own idea for a new "request for enhancement" (RFE). Our development teams will review your request and provide status updates throughout its life cycle. You can even search, view, comment, and watch other RFEs based on the products you are interested in, allowing for deeper collaboration with our development teams and other product users. The RFE community also provides tools so you can keep track of the RFEs you've submitted, voted for, or simply are interested in!
Get involved today and help directly drive improvement to the products you use!
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IBM Rational Client Support and Development is interested in your feedback on the IBM RFE Community.
We are actively seeking input from our RFE Community users to
evaluate current satisfaction levels and help
us develop future direction & plans - this is your opportunity to chime in and provide
To participate, please click on the attached link and fill out the short survey questionnaire. We appreciate what you have told us in the past and we need your continued input so we can continue to improve the RFE Community.
The survey is available by
clicking this link, and will be available on the RFE Community until January 3, 2011.
Thanks in advance!
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Pleased to announce that Release 10 of the IBM RFE Community has been successfully deployed into production. The IBM RFE Community is where you can collaborate with development teams and other product users through your ability to search, view, comment on, vote for, watch, submit, and track product requests for enhancement (RFEs).
For Release 10, the deployment encompassed more than 237 RFEs and defects and covered these key features:
Check it out today!