Introduction to Rational products

IBM® Rational® provides a full range of offerings to ensure software and systems delivery success through practical, reliable, and extensible components. Designed with the needs of business users in mind, Rational® offerings provide flexible, time-saving technologies that are developed for immediate productivity, high-fidelity results, and cost-savings. With Rational offerings users can consistently deliver assets to meet and exceed business commitments. Whether you work as an individual contributor or as a member of a team, Rational offerings meet your needs with powerful technologies optimized for competitive success.

Accelerate change and delivery

Improve software delivery and lifecycle traceability from requirements through deployment.

Deliver enduring quality

Ensure software functionality, reliability and performance in development and production.

Enable enterprise modernization

Increase ROI and reduce risk by leveraging proven code on IBM i, System z® and distributed platforms.

Ensure website security and compliance

Protect data and meet regulatory and corporate compliance requirements.

Improve business outcomes

Transform the way organizations define and deliver value through project portfolio management and performance management.

Make enterprise architecture actionable

Drive the right decisions and plans to deliver on your business transformation.

Manage architecture

Design, model, develop and deliver superior software and systems.

Manage evolving requirements

Define and manage requirements, and provide traceability and alignment with business processes.

Small and midsized business

Ensure software and systems delivery success for small and midsized businesses.

Targeted solutions

Satisfy lifecycle management and governance needs for industries, SOA, systems and more.