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Steve's Blog on Rational Requirements and Design
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Historically, many organizations develop enterprise and software architectures in isolation from each other, or they try to reconcile them manually. This isolation causes several problems:
By using IBM® Rational® Jazz™ technology (see jazz.net), it is now possible to link elements in an enterprise architecture stored in IBM® Rational® System Architect with model elements stored in IBM® Rational® Software Architect extension for Design Management (sometimes called Design Manager). This capability has several benefits:
If you'd like to see how to set it up - then I recently wrote a developerworks article with Jas Atwal - which walks through the steps, and also shows some of the analysis you can perform once it is set up. The article can be found here.