We thought you might be interested in this three-part series of articles by Leigh M. Weston (firstname.lastname@example.org), Technical Enablement Engineer, Enterprise Modernization, IBM, and Paul W. Boney (email@example.com), Software Engineer, IBM
How to use Rational Asset Analyzer with Rational Insight for metrics reports: Part 1. Create the custom query for data export
Summary: You can use IBM® Rational® Asset Analyzer to inventory and analyze distributed applications that are composed of languages such as Java, HTML, JavaServer Pages (JSPs), and, to a limited extent, C++ and XML. Rational Insight is a cross- project and cross-product reporting tool that offers customizable control over data and performance. Used together, they help organizations understand how they're using applications and where they could reduce application maintenance costs. This article, part one of a three-part series, describes how to use these tools together by using the Rational Asset Analyzer REST interface. The example concentrates on moving data from the Rational Asset Analyzer repository and turning it into reportable metrics within Rational Insight.
We published Part 2 this week:
How to use Rational Asset Analyzer with Rational Insight for metrics reports: Part 2. Prepare the data for transfer
Article abstract: This second article in a three-part series describes how you can use IBM® Rational® Asset Analyzer and IBM® Rational® Insight together to analyze applications and assess the potential to reduce associated maintenance costs. Part 2 concentrates on the technical process of moving the data from the Rational Asset Analyzer repository so that you can turn it into reportable metrics within Rational Insight.
Part 3 covers how to turn that data into reportable metrics within Rational Insight, and we'll publish it next Tuesday, 28 January 2011:
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Updated on 2011-02-02T01:43:59Z at 2011-02-02T01:43:59Z by SystemAdmin
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Re: How to use Rational Asset Analyzer with Rational Insight for metrics report2011-02-02T01:43:59ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.Here's Part 3: Create reports and dashboards that show where you could cut application costs
Leigh M. Weston, Technical Enablement Engineer, Enterprise Modernization, IBM
Paul W. Boney, Software Engineer, IBM