Systems engineering solutions to accelerate innovation

Systems engineering is vital to manage complexity and create the right solutions for the connected devices that make up the Internet of Things.

IBM® systems engineering solutions help systems engineers deliver against requirements, respond efficiently to change and create high quality systems faster.

Systems engineering

Requirements management, modeling and simulation, collaborative workflow planning, change management and more.

Requirements management

Understand and satisfy customer needs

Understand customer needs, focus on building the product that the customer really wants and respond effectively to change as it occurs.

Capture and manage requirements and traceability to other engineering artifacts with IBM requirements management solutions.

IBM® Rational® DOORS® Next Generation

Architecture and design modeling

Create high-quality product architectures and designs faster                                       

Define, understand, evaluate and optimize product architectures and design through graphical modeling.

Verify architectures by simulation throughout product development to eliminate errors and deliver the right results faster.


IBM Rational Rhapsody Architect for Systems Engineers

Product and systems quality

Validate and verify requirements and designs

Manage product and systems quality throughout the development lifecycle to deliver the quality your customers deserve.

Link tests to requirements and design artifacts within an automated testing and defect management framework to find and fix errors fast.


IBM Rational Quality Manager

Collaboration and workflow

Unify teams to deliver more effectively

Plan and manage project workflow across large and distributed teams. Monitor project health and status through customizable dashboards and respond efficiently to change to keep complex projects on track.


IBM® Rational Team Concert™

Reporting and analytics

Drive success through actionable insights

Make better decisions based on the right engineering information. Gain deep insight into your engineering data to quickly evaluate the impact of change and measure project progress.


IBM Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager

Project management

Manage projects across teams, plan sprints, run scrums and track work

Work smarter and faster, increase productivity through collaboration, gain more visibility, accelerate time to value and obtain a single source of truth.


IBM Track and Plan 

Client success


Mahindra & Mahindra

Mahindra & Mahindra adopts end-to-end collaborative lifecycle management and instant impact analysis to satisfy consumer demand for increasingly innovative and sophisticated vehicles.



Ebook: Systems Engineering for Dummies

Learn how systems engineering can help manage complexity and increase product quality while controlling costs.

Video: Navigating engineering complexities with the industrial IoT

See how to gain advantage with the IoT through engineering and analytical insight.

Analyst report: Tech-Clarity

A 10 Point Guide for Using the Internet of Things to Change the Game for Your Business.

Ebook: Agile Product Development for Dummies

Adopt agile methods to develop high quality IoT products faster.