Accelerate effective product development requirements management with cloud

IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation offers tools for capturing, tracing and analyzing requirements for complex products and systems. Take control of your project with change and configuration management to reduce development costs, quality costs and time to market.


See how cloud-based IBM PLM, continuous engineering and collaborative lifecycle management solutions can help you tackle the challenges of connected product development.

Connected product development solutions by business application

Available on the cloud

Systems engineering

Architect, design and deliver innovative connected products and systems.

Application software development

Speed development, improve quality and cut costs with an agile DevOps approach.

Embedded software development

Create better device software faster with agile embedded architecture and development tools.

Product lifecycle management

Integrate PLM and ALM to build next generation connected products for the IoT.

Connected product development solutions by industry

Available on the cloud

Aerospace and defense

Deliver high-quality products and systems, on time with less risk, with collaborative systems and software engineering solutions.


Solutions for automotive manufacturers and OEMs, Tier-1 or Tier-2 suppliers and system integrators.


Take advantage of continuous engineering capabilities to manage complexity, quality and connectivity challenges.

Energy and utilities

Power your digital transformation with engineering solutions to deliver new products, enhance quality and improve customer service.

Learn how continuous engineering and the IoT work together

IBM Think 2018: Discover the possibilities of AI and IoT

Create new revenue streams by innovating offerings

Requirements management as a scalable, cloud-based solution

IBM Rational® DOORS Next Generation is a strategic, cloud-based requirements management solution focused on collaboration throughout the development lifecycle to achieve consensus and visibility.

Continuous engineering for the Internet of Things

IoT software development requires collaboration, traceability, automation, rigor and responsiveness to change. Continuous engineering can enable new, more efficient processes for a connected environment.

Watson IoT Continuous Engineering Summit Europe

May 14-16

Join IBM in Munich, Germany for a deep dive into the latest CE, IoT and Digital Twin technologies. With hands-on labs, in-person expert discussions and on-site networking, you’ll walk away with expanded knowledge of the future impacts on your business.

Client success


Panasonic Automotive

Speeds development and improves flexibility and quality.


Improves collaboration among engineers to deliver innovation.

Mahindra & Mahindra

Satisfy consumer demand for increasingly innovative and sophisticated vehicles.

IBM IoT Continuous Engineering

Engineering solutions that deliver capabilities to help engineers build the smart, connected IoT products that support business transformation.

IBM Collaborative Lifecycle Management

Accelerate delivery of high quality software with agile and DevOps-ready collaborative development tools.

Aras Innovator – an IBM Strategic Partner

Manage configurations of hardware and software across product variants and across the product lifecycle.

IBM® Rational® DOORS Next Generation

Strategic requirements management solution focuses on development lifecycle collaboration to achieve consensus and visibility. Available onsite and on-cloud.

IBM Rational DOORS

Achieve consensus and visibility across software and product development lifecycles through collaborative requirements management.

IBM® Rational Team Concert™

Improve predictability and agility with one tool to collaborate across teams, manage code, run standups, plan sprints and track progress.

IBM Rational Quality Manager

Achieve higher quality and efficiency in software delivery through better test planning, tracking, traceability and metrics reporting.

IBM Rational Rhapsody Architect for Systems Engineers

Deliver higher quality solutions faster by graphically modeling and analyzing requirements and architectures.

IBM Track and Plan on Cloud

Work smarter and faster, accelerate time to value, and gain visibility and a single source of truth among software development teams.



Ebook: Continuous Engineering for Dummies

Learn what continuous engineering is and how it can help simplify the development of connected products.

Analyst report: Ovum names IBM a market leader in ALM

Read about IBM leadership in IT and embedded software development in this report by a leading analyst.

Blog: Transforming product development

Designing and developing products that leverage IoT calls for a new approach. Continuous engineering methods and tools can help you design complex, connected products.

White paper: Requirements management for the IoT

Thrive on change in the rapidly moving world of IoT development.