Showing compliance to DO-178C can be a challenge in terms of the rigor, traceability and reporting
required. An effective platform and process can reduce both the burden and the costs of
compliance. IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next solutions for systems and software
development provide cross-team and cross-lifecycle collaboration, automation and reporting
capabilities to address the needs of DO-178C projects.
IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management tools provide the de facto standard software solution for
requirements management. In coordination with IBM Engineering Workflow Management, IBM Engineering
Systems Design Rhapsody, and IBM Engineering Test Management, when integrated, it provides
extensive traceability capabilities to help you meet DO-178C requirements.
IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next is the leading requirements management
application that can help you reduce costs, increase efficiency and improve quality by enabling
you to optimize requirements communication, collaboration and verification throughout your
organization and across your supply chain. Requirements Management software integrates with Test
Management software to enable you to demonstrate requirements-based test coverage.
IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next is a web-based collaborative requirements
management application that allows teams to work more effectively across disciplines, time zones
and supply chains.
Lifecycle Optimization - Publishing software is an automated document generation solution with the
capability to connect a variety of data sources, including Engineering Lifecycle Management
solutions and select third-party tools. Using IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Publishing
software to automate document generation for ad hoc use, formal reviews, contractual obligations
and regulatory compliance can help you improve productivity and reduce risk and cost.
IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody is a collaborative design, development and test
environment for systems engineers and software engineers. It provides:
Rapid prototyping and
execution to address errors earlier when they are least costly to fix.
checking to enhance agility and improve reuse with collaboration to reduce both recurring and
The ability to share, collaborate, and review your engineering lifecycle artifacts created with
IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody or other design tools, such as Mathworks Simulink, with
the extended engineering team.
IBM Engineering Test Management software is a collaborative and customizable solution for test
planning, execution management, workflow control, tracking and metrics reporting that provides a
central hub through which to manage the verification process. By providing open interfaces, this
offering allows you to connect IBM and third-party testing solutions to manage testing, results
When implemented across teams, the IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management tools provide a
cross-platform solution for software component testing, runtime profiling and coverage analysis
that can help code writers debug and correct errors before they get into production code. When
integrated, these software solutions help you effectively manage test coverage related to the
DO-178C verification process.