Get involved with our vibrant and growing community.

In the News

MarketWatch Wed, 22 May 2013
By MarketWatch - The secrets of software development success with Agile are revealed by IBM experts in the upcoming webinar, "Turning Your Agile Process into a Quality Pipeline" on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, hosted by SmartBear Software, provider of software quality tools used by more than one million...    more >
eWeek Wed, 22 May 2013
By eWeek - IBM's addition of UrbanCode gussies up its old Rational toolset with new software delivery and DevOps solutions to help developers keep apace of demand for more and more apps.  more >
ZDNet Wed, 22 May 2013
By ZDNet - On Monday, April 22, IBM announced it acquired UrbanCode, a small but exciting vendor based in Cleveland, OH that is focused on improving various aspects of the application lifecycle.  more >
eWeek Tue, 18 Dec 2012
By eWeek - Tasktop Technologies, creator of Eclipse Mylyn and provider of application lifecycle management (ALM) integration solutions, has announced that its Tasktop Sync 2.5 provides full support for Rational Team Concert (RTC) 4.0.  more >
Yahoo! News Thu, 18 Oct 2012
By PRWeb - 321 Gang, the four-time IBM Rational award-winning premier business partner, has announced its series of new training courses for IBM Rational Team Concert 4.0 (RTC), which was recently released by IBM. Version 4.0 offers many important enhancements for both large and small organizations, for both...    more >
CloudShare Community Blog Mon, 10 Sep 2012
By Chris Riley - CloudShare loves making the lives of developers easier. One way we do it is by making processes so convenient that they become invisible. In the application life-cycle this means that developers can focus on creating great technology, and managers can have full visibility and change...    more >
Tech Target Wed, 22 Aug 2012
By Colleen Frye - The bigger the company, the bigger the challenges are for scaling Agile. However, it's not impossible. In fact, global 2000 companies like IBM are achieving success with the Agile methodology. But practitioners and pundits alike issue caveats, and some are passionate.  more >
Digital Journal Mon, 30 Jul 2012
By PRWEB - In June, IBM announced an upgraded version of their Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM) software shortly after a study cited high levels of satisfaction amongst users of IBM application lifecycle management software. These boons for IBM Rational drove a surge in the complementary consulting industry, with...    more >
IBM developerWorks Tue, 26 Jun 2012
By Jennifer Moore - As I review my "to do" list I started with for the day, I am half way through and I have already had to change what is on the list due to changing business requirements from a variety of stakeholders that I work with on...    more >
IT Jungle Thu, 21 Jun 2012
By Alex Woodie - IBM's new Rational Team Concert (RTC) version 4 will save IBM i developers time by allowing them to use the dependency build feature of the RTC product. In addition to a new release of RTC, IBM unveiled version 4 releases of Rational Quality Manager, Rational...    more >
IT Jungle Thu, 21 Jun 2012
By Alex Woodie - IBM yesterday unveiled new software and services designed to help customers streamline the application development lifecycle, or what IBM calls "development operations," or simply DevOps. As part of the announcement, which was made at the annual Rational Collaborate conference in Florida, parts of Rational's Collaborative...    more >
CIO Thu, 21 Jun 2012
By Joab Jackson - With a focus on both cloud and mobile, IBM has updated its Rational line of software development management products and services, the company announced Monday during the kick off its annual Innovate software conference, being held this week in Orlando.  more >
Nodeable Blog Thu, 21 Jun 2012
By Matt Asay - When The Man embraces a counterculture movement like DevOps, does that mean it no longer counts as counterculture? We’re about to see because IBM is serious about DevOps, and not as some cheap way to co-opt a hippie-tech buzzword and make itself cool. Yes, IBM...    more >
eWeek Mon, 04 Jun 2012
By Darryl K. Taft - At its Innovate 2012 conference in Orlando, Fla., IBM introduced a series of new software and services to help developers better collaborate while creating apps for the cloud and mobile environments.  more >
The Mac Daddy Mon, 12 Mar 2012
By Mike MacDonagh - Basic usage of RTC Jazz SCM is easy enough but what about more advanced usage? Using streams to isolate development from integration? Cross-project component reuse? Parallel branched development? This is the guide for that stuff.  more >
Thaddee Borque's Blog Wed, 04 Apr 2012
By Thaddee Borque - Last year, I had an opportunity to work on a client engagement for a pharmaceutical company in the US where I was responsible for implementing a Service Request solution using Rational Team Concert (RTC). The solution included a custom Process Template and custom Business Intelligence...    more >
System iNetwork Wed, 29 Feb 2012
By Claus Weiss, Inge Weiss - Here we concentrate on the software side of a development project and what it means to work with i Projects in IBM Rational Developer for Power (RD Power) with the added functionality of RTC.  more >
Market Watch Thu, 23 Feb 2012
By Bipin Shah - Kovair Software announced today the availability of a new OSLC Wrapper product that enables sharing of data through live linking between application lifecycle artifacts originating from multi-vendor ALM tools from HP, Microsoft, Atlassian and others and OSLC standard tools from IBM Rational.  more >
IBM developerWorks Mon, 23 Jan 2012
By Adrian Cho - The first declaration of the Agile Manifesto is individuals and interactions over processes and tools, yet this fundamental tenant seems to get lost on many agile projects. Highly capable people guided by fundamental principles of agility are more important than any tools, technology or overly-specific...    more >
IBM developerWorks Blogs Sat, 21 Jan 2012
By Adrian Cho - If you're thinking about embarking on the journey of agile transformation you should be clear about why you want to become agile. The goal of being agile is to handle change. How would you handle change which, by the way, is often of the unexpected...    more >
Boris's Blog Sun, 22 Jan 2012
By Boris Kuschel - I have had some recent customer experiences which have impelled me to write some blogs on the RTC Visual Studio integration. This topic follows the previous series well, where I wrote about RTC and CDT. In fact, I will will basically recreate the OSLC example...    more >
JazzPractices [blog] Tue, 17 Jan 2012
By Jim Ruehlin - I’ve been turning my focus to RTC Extensions recently, and that means I’ve been buried in learning this deep area. The fact is, this is the most technical and complex area of RTC customization, and probably the most difficult to find information about.  more >
CM Crossroads Fri, 09 Dec 2011
By Adrian Cho - If there is one constant in today's world, it is change. Wars, the global financial crisis, and emerging economies are products of a volatile environment characterized by aberrational events, sudden shifts, and rapid emergence. Agility is necessary to survive and thrive in such chaos.  more >
Information Week Fri, 21 Oct 2011
By Michael Sampson - IBM's Rational Team Concert and community offer a thoughtful approach to collaborative, distributed software development.  more >
CTO Edge Thu, 20 Oct 2011
By Adrian Cho - If an organization is run like a black box, only those within that organization know its internal workings. People outside the organization know only what goes into the organization and what goes out. On the surface, this doesn't seem unreasonable. As long as the organization...    more >
IBM Rational Mon, 17 Oct 2011
By IBM Rational - In April 2011, the Evans Data Corp conducted a survey of over 1200 developers worldwide. The survey asked developers to identify any of the nine top development platforms they use and to rate 18 elements of those specific platforms.  more >
IBM Rational Tue, 11 Oct 2011
By Steve Speicher, Bernie Coyne - Understand the new approach to systems and software development that transforms the way organizations manage change across the life cycle to make it more transparent, flexible and efficient. Explore how the adoption of an open, uniform approach to commercial systems and software development, as well...    more >
IBM Rational Tue, 11 Oct 2011
By IBM Rational - The tooling for Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) has evolved over the years. Today it is essential for organizations to competitively build systems and adapt to meet the changes in business demand. The integrated development environment (IDE) has become the collaborative development environment (CDE) and continues...    more >
IBM Rational Tue, 11 Oct 2011
By IBM Rational - Jazz up your organization and accelerate its success with the ongoing 'Powered by Jazz' monthly virtual event series including a webcast on Collaborative Lifecycle Management best practices and capabilities that can transform the way people work together to deliver greater value from software investments.  more >
CTOEdge Wed, 28 Sep 2011
By Adrian Cho - In the artistic world, jazz musicians are some of the most agile, innovative and collaborative performers. What enables their success? Celebrated jazz pianist, composer and bandleader, Duke Ellington, said, "The most important thing I look for in a musician is whether he knows how to...    more >
developerWorks Tue, 27 Sep 2011
By Johan Hedstrom - Watch a hands-on demo of IBM Rational Focal Point and IBM Rational Team Concert and see how these products can help you manage your portfolio from idea to execution.  more >
Channel Insider Tue, 27 Sep 2011
By Alison Diana - Many solution providers are making the leap to add application development to the portfolio of services they offer to customers. Here's a look at potential pitfalls and how to avoid them.  more >
ZDNet Fri, 23 Sep 2011
By Adrian Cho - In a business community built on collaboration, competitors can also be collaborators where they simultaneously partner with a company on one front while competing against it on another.  more >
JazzPractices Fri, 23 Sep 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - In an earlier blog I made it clear (I hope) that you can't change the public URI of a CLM application, no matter what. While this may change in the future, it's the law of the land right now.  more >
David Chadwick's Blog Wed, 21 Sep 2011
By David Chadwick - In general, I am a "glass half full" person so I try to look for the positives in any situation. There are many things that make using the IBM Rational Jazz platform into an interesting and rewarding proposition for our customers. One of those is...    more >
Dan Toczala's Blog Mon, 19 Sep 2011
By Dan Toczala - I have not been blogging as much recently, my new position has kept me quite busy. I have received multiple inquiries on how Jazz CLM compares to open source in the past couple of weeks, and I keep pointing people to some of my older...    more >
Freddy's Jazz blog Fri, 16 Sep 2011
By Sudhakar Frederick - So in my first post I spoke about lots of coffee and working out how to deploy the Rational solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management. That post focused on RRC, Requirements Management and a little on traceability. There were of course other interests including development and...    more >
IBM SmartCloud Tue, 13 Sep 2011
By IBM - From September 12th to November 11th, you can experience a test drive of IBM SmartCloud Enterprise free for select services! What makes this promotion even more compelling is that select software from IBM Software Group are also available for use during this promotional period. There...    more >
CTOEdge Wed, 07 Sep 2011
By Adrian Cho - As a measure of work completed over some timeframe, velocity can help a team estimate the amount of work they may be able to complete in an upcoming iteration. Velocity may vary from one iteration to another. Constant velocity requires constant conditions and most teams...    more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - Now that people are in the thick of upgrading their CLM-based products (RTC, RQM, RTC) to 2011, I'm often asked what the best way is to understand and execute the complex upgrade. I tell them to read the Upgrade Rules, look through the FAQ, generate...    more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - So here's the first thing you need to know when performing administrative tasks on Jazz-based products: You cannot change the public URI. You cannot change the root context.  more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - The Jazz Jumpstart team has completed the first version of the CLM 2011 Upgrade Workshop, now available for download on This is a major self-mentoring milestone for everyone interested in administering JTS, RTC, RQM, and RRC applications. The workshop takes you by the hand...    more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - I haven't posted in weeks because we've been locked in a room testing the migration of Jazz-based products to version 3.0.1, otherwise known as Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM). It's time to come up for some air and give you a glimpse of what to expect...    more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - I'm at EclipseCon this week - a bunch of software engineering misfits talking about software development tools. Just my kind of place! Today I'm delivering a short presentation on how RTC supports Android development by using customization and other baked-in features.  more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - I've been getting a lot of questions recently about using the SCM capabilities in Rational Team Concert (RTC) to manage Rational Method Composer (RMC) library files. The latest release of both products (RMC 7.5.1 and RTC 3.x) support Eclipse shell sharing with each other. So...    more >
JazzPractices Mon, 15 Aug 2011
By Jim Ruehlin - The new Jazz 3.0 server now supports process authoring in the form of a tech preview. That is, the functionality is being made available now but it's not officially supported yet. There are some great features you can now use for establishing, sharing, updating, and...    more >
Channel Insider Wed, 22 Jun 2011
By Alison Diana - Looking to escalate and leverage software's growing importance throughout a wide and diverse range of industries and applications, IBM has seen explosive growth within its embedded computing business partner community. Here are some of the solutions unveiled at a recent event.  more >
IT Jungle Tue, 14 Jun 2011
By - IBM Rational today begins delivery of its new collaborative lifecycle management (CLM) suite, a collection of three existing tools designed to foster greater collaboration in the change management, requirements, and testing phases of the application development lifecycle. With the version 3.0.1 releases of Rational Team...    more > Wed, 08 Jun 2011
By Darryl K. Taft - At the IBM Rational developer conference, IBM announced a free cloud service to help students and professionals build software development skills via IBM's Jazz tool.  more >
Network World Tue, 07 Jun 2011
By Ellen Messmer - IBM this week announced a cloud-based collaborative software development tool that's being offered free to students now for academic use only but is expected to become a commercial service at some point in the future.  more >
Network World Tue, 07 Jun 2011
By Ellen Messmer - Collaborative Lifecycle Management 3.0, announced today, lets teams of software developers work together on project assignments across the globe, while providing specific dashboards for managers, the chief information officer and technical sales managers to find out how software project requirements are being met.  more > Thu, 02 Jun 2011
By - The Eclipse Lyo project is focused on providing an SDK to enable adoption of OSLC specifications. OSLC (Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration: is an open community dedicated to reducing barriers for lifecycle tool integration. The community authors specifications for exposing lifecycle artifacts through uniform...    more >
Agility@Scale Thu, 14 Apr 2011
By Scott Ambler - IBM's Chief Methodologist for Agile and Lean discusses the basics and benefits of Agile software development, and covers tooling available for scaling Agile development in this whiteboard video.  more >
By John K. Waters - Agile application lifecycle management (ALM) tools vendor Tasktop Technologies this week announced a major release of Tasktop Enterprise, its commercial implementation of the Eclipse Mylyn task-focused interface. Version 2.0 comes with new "federation" capabilities designed to unify disparate ALM tools within the developer IDE.  more >
CM Crossroads Wed, 16 Mar 2011
By Carolyn Pampino - Many organizations are faced with hastened delivery schedules due to competitive pressures and the need to innovate. Yet software development is difficult, and the software systems that are maintained and delivered by the world's IT and device development organizations are astoundingly complex. Teams challenged by...    more >
IT Knowledge Exchange Fri, 11 Mar 2011
By Melanie Webb - When Pace University led a study involving five master's students in computer science on three different continents, they knew selecting the appropriate tooling would be key to the students' development process.  more >
Dr. Dobbs Fri, 11 Mar 2011
By Deirdre Blake - Distributed operations have become a reality for multinational businesses, including software development outfits — companies have to leverage talent wherever it resides, even if teams are located across several countries or continents. As such, many organizations have embraced agile development techniques in order to respond...    more >
Campus Technology Fri, 11 Mar 2011
By Dian Schaffhauser - Tapping the talents of a globally based team of programmers promises the alluring image of efficient, around-the-clock application development. But as these students learned, time conflicts, power outages, and over-commitment can get in the way of a good idea.  more >
Projects@Work Fri, 11 Mar 2011
By Janis Rizzuto - Students in three countries test the value of an IBM all-in-one development tool as they learn about agile and Scrum.  more >
Agility@Scale Thu, 10 Mar 2011
By Scott Ambler - If anyone tells you that Rational tools don't support agile development don't believe them. Ask them which tools that they're talking about, and ask them if they're aware of the Rational products that do support agile development. Context counts.  more >
DeveloperWorks Fri, 04 Feb 2011
By Ken Kumagai - This article explains how to integrate Perforce software with IBM® Rational Team Concert™. A sample program for integration is included with this article.  more >
Design @ IBM Mon, 31 Jan 2011
By Kimberley Peter - One of the goals of Jazz Foundation is to use and provide a single consistent UI framework for supporting tasks across applications. A significant piece of this is the main web banner and navigation system. Without these unifying navigational elements in place, the only way...    more >
By David Chadwick - First of all, this is not a novel or ground-breaking approach but rather one based on standard industry practice. In fact, the test plan is one of the standard documents called out in the IEEE 829 "Standard for Software Test Documentation". In the Wikipedia entry...    more >
Robert Baillargeon's Blog Fri, 14 Jan 2011
By Robert Baillargeon - So can RTC be used for C/C++ development? The answer is a definitive yes. While using RTC with C is not a shrink-wrapped solution from, it is not difficult to implement. Following are some simple steps and basic constraints to enable C/C++ development in...    more >
Agile Journal Thu, 13 Jan 2011
By Mario Moreira - Happy New Year and the hope of a better year ahead. What is your Agile weather report? Some have sunny Agile efforts ahead. Some are looking across the Agile landscape and into the clouds, some are looking to get introduced to agility, and others are...    more >
Thu, 16 Dec 2010
By IBM Rational - Join Elizabeth Woodward, IBM Agile Practice Expert, as she discusses how software development leaders and agile teams can identify the impact of choices in organizing their team structure to optimize a distributed Agile methodology. In addition, Jean-Michel Lemieux, Rational Team Concert Chief Architect will briefly...    more >
Tasktop Blog Mon, 06 Dec 2010
By David Shepherd - In this post we'll discuss how Tasktop allows developers to track relationships between tasks from different repositories with no upgrades required on the server!  more >
Tasktop Fri, 19 Nov 2010
By Wesley Coelho - Tasktop's Ready for Rational validated Rational Team Concert (RTC) Connector provides seamless integration for Rational ClearQuest, ClearCase and other ALM systems such as the HP Quality Center.  more >
DeveloperWorks Tue, 16 Nov 2010
By Scott Ambler - When it comes to testing on agile projects it is common practice for agile teams to adopt a "whole team testing" approach where the team itself does its own testing. To accomplish this agile teams will often embed testers in the development team. Programmers will...    more >
SmartBear Software Tue, 16 Nov 2010
By Brandon DuRette - One high priority for us here in the Bear Cave is excellent support for SCM tools. As IBM announces Rational Team Concert V3 today, we're happy to report that we're already Ready for Rational Software-validated for the new version 3, in addition to our existing...    more >
Yahoo News Thu, 11 Nov 2010
By Jim Bentz - CloudOne, the first to offer IBM Rational Jazz products in the Cloud through Software as a Service, and GCE Solutions, a technology consulting and IT services organization specialized in strategic, global resourcing, industry-specific solutions and application development services, today announced that GCE Solutions has joined...    more >
Chevy Volt Wed, 10 Nov 2010
By admin - IBM and GM worked effortlessly to piece together the Chevy Volt. The 'Rational Rhapsody Architect for Software' program was a major IBM program that was used to develop the architecture of the envisioned next-generation hybrid. This particular program is familiar with a number of industries...    more >
Socialize Me Tue, 02 Nov 2010
By Luis Benitez - Have you seen the Chevy Volt? Like it? Check out how IBM Software helped build the Chevy Volt.  more >
Bill Higgins' Blog Wed, 27 Oct 2010
By Bill Higgins - This blog article describes optimization techniques for ajax code. Fundamentally, there are only a small number of things you can do to make Ajax code load faster: Deliver Less Code, Concatenate a Large Number of Files into a Smaller Number of Files, Compress Code Content...    more >
Planet Lotus Mon, 04 Oct 2010
By Jacques Pavlenyi - On October 8 at 11am ET, IBM will be providing a live webcast detailing the integration of IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC) with Lotus Sametime. Development projects often come up short when it comes to delivering on expected business results, and projects often require rework...    more >
By Kelly Puffs - I thought WE had been busy with all our new video technotes on the IBMRationalSupport YouTube channel, but our friends at IBMJazz have been even busier.  more >
By Brian Bryson - Having lived through several of the early builds for Rational Quality Manager 3.0, I've seen lots of progress on the server setup. Release Candidate 0 (RC0, Beta 2) is now available, and the setup has become even more simplified. For those about to embark on...    more >
Philippe Krief's Blog Wed, 15 Sep 2010
By Philippe Krief - I had to understand how the Jazz Team Server manages the authentication: Form-based Authentication and how to interact with it as a client. Because it took me some times to figure it out, I think this blog is a good place to extract this part...    more >
My developerWorks Fri, 27 Aug 2010
By David Chadwick - Often application functionality is tested by executing business workflow sequences. These workflow sequences can be broken down into logical business transactions. Each of these business transactions can be developed independently and maintained as separate manual tests. These manual tests can be used to implement multiple...    more >
Jazz Practices Thu, 26 Aug 2010
By Jim Ruehlin - It seems like everyone I talk to about using IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC) to enact their process complains that they can't enact their IBM Rational Method Composer (RMC) processes in RTC. Everyone wants an integration between these products and they're frustrated that there isn't...    more >
Dan Toczala's Blog Wed, 18 Aug 2010
By Dan Toczala - I recently spent time in Korea helping our customers understand Jazz Extensions and OSLC. Many of the questions came from people who are very familiar with Rational ClearCase and ClearQuest. As we discussed Jazz and Rational Team Concert, they kept trying to tie the Rational...    more >
Jazz Practices Wed, 11 Aug 2010
By Jim Ruehlin - I encountered some issues with the RTC-Subversion (SVN) connector recently. Here's some information you'll probably need when setting up your own connections.  more >
Jazz Practices Wed, 11 Aug 2010
By Jim Ruehlin - Android and the RTC rich client both operate within Eclipse. This gives us a great platform for seamlessly developing Android-based software, managing projects, controlling assets, and performing continuous builds.  more >
PR Newswire Mon, 09 Aug 2010
By PR Newswire - This new product enables Agile planning from the IDE and integrates multi-vendor Agile ALM solutions.  more >
RAM Insider Tue, 03 Aug 2010
By Gili Mendel - Governing, and tracking the development of services end to end is not a simple task. In this movie, Dr. Gili Mendel extends the ALE series (by Derek Baron) and provides a technical perspective on the development of service specification and implementation.  more >
Yin Meets Yang Wed, 14 Jul 2010
By Valerie Skinner - Get to know Matt Holitza and hear about exciting new things happening around Jazz and Application Lifecycle Management.  more >
Rational Quality Manager Fri, 09 Jul 2010
By Brian Bryson - The development team is working hard on getting Rational Quality Manager 3.0 ready to roll. As many of you know, you can pick up preview builds at time over at This blog article presents a sneak peak at Rational Quality Manager 3.0.  more >
SD Times Thu, 08 Jul 2010
By Katie Serignese - Announced June 23 by Tasktop Technologies, the creators of Eclipse Mylyn and provider of task-management solutions, the tool builds on the release of Mylyn 3.4, the latest version of the ALM integration suite for the Eclipse IDE.  more >
IBM Wed, 07 Jul 2010
By IBM - Recognizing that some clients prefer to obtain development tools as a yearly subscription, IBM now offers the Fixed Term License (FTL) option for certain IBM Rational Team Concert licenses. The new FTL offering provides Software Maintenance (technical support and product upgrades) during the term...    more >
IBM Redbooks Wed, 07 Jul 2010
By IBM Redbooks - A smarter planet starts with the innovation of smarter products. Engineering teams driving this innovation need new, collaborative ways to develop and deliver the right demands on time, on budget, and with the right quality.  more >
By Global Rational User Group - When releases and teams are relatively stable, like in many product development organizations, applying agile planning techniques is straight forward with Rational Team Concert (RTC). However, in Information Technology (IT) organizations where systems live forever but projects and sometimes teams around them come and go...    more > Thu, 01 Jul 2010
By - Social media plays a part in all our lives these days. So if you're on Facebook, you can now follow what's going on at right from your Facebook account. Feel free to share some of the experiences you've had with our products, and don't...    more >
dbMaestro Wed, 30 Jun 2010
By dbMaestro - dbMaestro Teamwork recently received IBM Rational Software Validation. Additionally, our exciting database change management solution received extensive recognition at IBM Rational's Innovate 2010, and was even featured in the opening keynote session.  more >
By Li-Te Cheng, N. Sadat Shami, John Patterson - Recently there has been an increase in large scale volunteer driven computing projects, the incorporation of service learning into computing curricula, and an emphasis on students gaining experience from distributed teamwork.  more >
Tasktop Wed, 23 Jun 2010
By Mik Kersten - Last week I stumbled on a tweet that questioned whether Tasktop was an "Obsession with integration or new paradigm of working?" The answer is both.  more >
Rational Quality Manager Wed, 23 Jun 2010
By Brian Bryson - Reporting consistently ranks among the most critical tasks for any quality management team. Rational Quality Manager recognizes this, but also acknowledges that every organization is unique and has unique reporting requirements.  more >
Blogging Roller Thu, 17 Jun 2010
By Dave Johnson - Mainsoft's Team Concert to Lotus Connections integration is getting better and better. I know this because I spent about 12 hours last week offering demos of the product at Innovate 2010.  more >
Doug on the Eclipse CDT Wed, 16 Jun 2010
By Doug Schaefer - This is a bit of a follow up to a blog entry done by my product manager partner in crime here at Wind River, Emeka. I spent a couple of weeks recently (in the middle of the Helios rush too) to put together a demo...    more >
Ascendant Technology Wed, 16 Jun 2010
By Atech - Ascendant Technology (Atech), a premier IBM systems integrator, today announced it has been named "Innovator of the Year", IBM Rational's top business partner award at the Innovate 2010 conference.  more >
Wind River Wed, 16 Jun 2010
By Emeka Nwafor - Today I managed to carve out some quality hands-on time to play with Wind River Workbench integrated with Rational Team Concert - also known as Jazz.  more >
IT Knowledge Exchange Wed, 16 Jun 2010
By Yvette Francino - Innovate 2010 began today with a welcome reception for the expected 4000 attendees. Most of the IBM'ers were here with plans to gather "voice of the customer" feedback from their Rational clients. Others are here to present or to learn.  more >
Dr. Dobbs Wed, 16 Jun 2010
By Dr. Dobb's Journal - Smart Bear Software has announced that its Code Collaborator peer code review tool now integrates directly into IBM Rational Team Concert.  more >
PR Newswire Mon, 14 Jun 2010
By PR Newswire - Tasktop Technologies, creators of Eclipse Mylyn and a leading provider of task management for application lifecycle management (ALM), today announced the IBM Rational Team Concert Mylyn Connector.  more >
PR Newswire Fri, 11 Jun 2010
By PR Newswire - IBM today announced the winners of the 2010 IBM Rational Business Partner Awards at the IBM INNOVATE 2010 Conference.  more >
IBM Tue, 08 Jun 2010
By Rational User Technologies - The Rational User Technologies team is conducting a survey to understand users' preferences, usage patterns and needs with respect to the user assistance we supply with our Jazz-based products. We will use the information gathered to direct enhancements in the design of the product user...    more >
CMS Wire Tue, 08 Jun 2010
By Geoff Spick - Mainsoft pumps up IBM's Rational Jazz with another addition to its line of social integration and collaboration tools.  more >
MarketWatch Fri, 04 Jun 2010
By MarketWatch - Prolifics, the largest end-to-end systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies and Winner of the 2009 Rational Award for Outstanding Customer Solution, today announced that it will offer free clinics to attendees of IBM's Innovate 2010 Conference in Orlando.  more >
Daniel Would's Weblog Tue, 01 Jun 2010
By Daniel Would - I spend pretty much most days working in and around RTC, and eclipse based tool for development and agile project development. Many of the great features are very obvious, others are not so much, but still really very helpful.  more >
By Dion Hinchcliffe - At the Web 2.0 Expo 2010 I had the chance to interview Mark Cesario, from IBM's Rational software group. We discussed their new Collaboration Application Lifecycle Management (CALM) efforts.  more >
By PRWeb Press Release Newswire - dbMaestro TeamWork brings seamless source control management (SCM) to applications and databases. Rational Team Concert customers now have the ability to track database modifications in tandem with application source code changes resulting in entire projects being deployed in a process-controlled, audited and compliant fashion.  more >
Prolifics Technology Mon, 24 May 2010
By Greg Hodgkinson - So you love what you've heard about the benefits of Rational Team Concert for improving the development performance of Java development teams, but you're wondering if it works just as well for your WebSphere Application Server, WebSphere ESB, WebSphere Process Server, WebSphere Portal Server or...    more > Mon, 24 May 2010
By IBM - IBM Rational Team Concert software helps improve transparency and collaboration. "With Rational Team Concert software, we have reliable, real-time visibility into status, plans and teams across our projects. All aspects of the system are truly connected," said Martin Bailey, Development Manager and Project Manager, Temenos...    more >
Rational Quality Manager Mon, 17 May 2010
By Brian Bryson - Going over the final cuts of the presentations for Innovate 2010, the Rational Software user conference, and was really impressed with some of the strong Rational Quality Manager content this year, especially these three.  more >
Blogging Roller Thu, 13 May 2010
By Dave Johnson - IBM is going to be at Google I/O again this year, talking about OpenSocial and giving demos of new OpenSocial features in IBM products. Randy Hudson of IBM/Rational will be there to show how OpenSocial Gadgets can be used in Jazz-based product dashboards.  more >
Agility@Scale Thu, 13 May 2010
By Scott Ambler - Rolf Nelson recently recorded a short (5 min) podcast about IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC). RTC is a complete agile collaborative development environment providing agile planning, source code management, work item management, build management, and project health, along with integrated reporting and process support...    more >
Dan Toczala's Blog Thu, 29 Apr 2010
By Dan Toczala - I have been pretty busy over the past few weeks, trying to help our customers, and getting some materials prepared for the annual Rational conference, Innovate 2010. In the midst of all of the excitement, I almost missed something that is pretty interesting. About two...    more >
Tue, 20 Apr 2010
By Hobbit - I am a massive fan of Rational Team Concert but today's incident has made me love it even more as it has now made that rare step and started to delight me rather than just meet my expectations. Well done IBM rational jazz team.  more >
Mon, 12 Apr 2010
By Christie Denniston - New integrations with ThoughtWorks Studios Adaptive ALM and IBM Rational product suites allow enterprise customers to leverage task management framework.  more >
Honza's perspective Fri, 09 Apr 2010
By Jan Stastny - Workflow Visualiser is a tool that takes the Rational Team Concert process configuration XML and exports graphical representation of the workflows included in the configuration.  more >
Visual Studio Magazine Thu, 08 Apr 2010
By Michael Desmond - "The premise of Jazz is great. It's very, very good and it's very strong," Rotibi [principal analyst for UK-based research firm MWD Advisors] explained. "Now when you look at Jazz in the context of the wider IBM software group, it's the base that is running...    more >
Dan Toczala's Blog Wed, 07 Apr 2010
By Dan Toczala - I recently spent a day on site with a customer and one of the smart people that I work with, Jean-Michel Lemieux. Jean-Michel is one of our development managers, he knows what he is doing, and he knows RTC and Jazz better than most of...    more >
Tue, 06 Apr 2010
By Shirley Savage - IBM VP Scott Hebner makes the case for IBM development and delivery solutions.  more >
Wed, 31 Mar 2010
By Helmes - Helmes is one of Estonia's leading software development and consulting firms, with particular expertise in telecommunications, logistics and financial sector projects.  more >
Thu, 25 Mar 2010
By Liz Barnett - Author, industry analyst and Agile luminary Liz Barnett evaluates the Rational Jazz strategy in this objective 27-page report. Based on research incorporating over a dozen interviews with IBM distinguished engineers, technology evangelists and customers, this report explores the Rational Jazz strategy and the first two...    more >
Thu, 18 Mar 2010
By James Staten - IBM has been talking a good cloud game for the last year or so. They have clearly demonstrated that they understand what cloud computing is, what customers want from it and have put forth a variety of offerings and engagements to help customers head down...    more >
Thu, 18 Mar 2010
By Christoph Treude - In this research project, we are examining how software developers communicate and collaborate.  more >
Mon, 15 Mar 2010
By Kenny Smith - Last year, IBM announced it was withdrawing Rational ClearCase LT from marketing , meaning end of the road for the product.  more >
Wed, 10 Mar 2010
By Kenny Smith - Planning and tracking work items in Rational Team Concert. Team Concert is such a cool flexible tool, and there are so many features that its easy to miss, yet its easy to get started with.  more >
Fri, 19 Feb 2010
By Adrian Cho - Software development projects fail all the time. Teams deliver late, blow out budgets, underwhelm or disappoint users with missing or deficient functionality or simply crash-and-burn before reaching their goal. Why do some projects and teams perform so poorly?  more >
CNN Money Wed, 10 Feb 2010
By IBM - Today at a conference in New York, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it will make key parts of its software portfolio available in a cloud computing environment to more easily allow professors around the world to incorporate technology into their curricula.  more >
Dan Toczala's Blog Tue, 09 Feb 2010
By Dan Toczala - I have talked to a few customers since the turn of the new year, and they have been very honest and open with me in what they see, and what they perceive in the current marketplace.  more >
The Coder Lounge Mon, 08 Feb 2010
By Deepak Azad - Most views and reports in Rational Team Concert (RTC) are project centric. They give information about a particular project, its members and their utilization and various other facades.  more >
Blogging Roller Fri, 08 Jan 2010
By Dave Johnson - Here's something I've been closely involved with during my entire IBM career (almost 9 months now): making software development more social by integrating Rational Team Concert and Lotus Connections.  more >
Dan Toczala's Blog Wed, 06 Jan 2010
By Dan Toczala - I have been wandering the world (electronically) and North America (physically) for the past year and half helping IBM customers understand the capabilities of Jazz, and the implications of the deployment of those capabilities for their organizations.  more >
Bill Higgins' Blog Sun, 03 Jan 2010
By Bill Higgins - Shortly before winter vacation, an IBM colleague contacted me to learn more about how extensibility - particularly web UI extensibility - works in the IBM Rational Jazz Platform on which I work.  more >
InfoWorld Tue, 15 Dec 2009
By Paul Krill - With a technology preview on Tuesday, Mainsoft seeks to link business persons into the software development process by integrating the IBM Rational Team Concert collaborative environment and IBM's Lotus Connections collaboration platform.  more > Wed, 25 Nov 2009
By Jorge Aranda - The list of workshops for ICSE 2010 is out, and though many of them look very interesting I'd like to point your attention towards the workshop on Web 2.0 for Software Engineering ...  more >
SD Times Thu, 19 Nov 2009
By Jeff Feinman - IBM is promoting mainframe development as a way to reduce IT maintenance costs. The company today released Rational Developer for System z (RDz) version 7.6, which will look to attract new developers to mainframe development. Separately, IBM added a common repository to version 2.0 of...    more >
The Register Thu, 19 Nov 2009
By Austin Modine - IBM is sweeping cobwebs off big iron with a host of new software products and updates aimed at streamlining maintenance and squeezing more workloads out of the System z mainframe, including Rational Team Concert for System z.  more >
Rational Quality Manager Mon, 16 Nov 2009
By Brian Bryson - At the Rational Software Conference last June, we did our first demonstration of Rational Quality Manager integrating with Rational DOORS (formerly Telelogic DOORS). With this integrations, users of Rational DOORS who manage their software and system requirements in DOORS can link these to a test...    more >
By David Bows - Rational Team Concert Express-C is a great product that can support a small team of developers with Agile development but has much more. Here is how to get started with it on AWS (Amazon Cloud).  more >
blogspot Sat, 07 Nov 2009
By doomsberry - I started working on a new project, and here we used the IBM RTC (Rational Team Concert), which uses the IBM Jazz platform. I was amazed the way in which we could work in groups to develop software. Initially I have seen maintainers and developers...    more >
Redmond Developer News Thu, 05 Nov 2009
By Jeffrey Schwartz - IBM today launched application lifecycle management tools for its public and private cloud-based services. The company's Rational Software Delivery Services for Cloud Computing consists of ALM tools for developing and testing applications running on IBM Cloud. The offering consists of compute and storage infrastructure services...    more >
developerWorks Thu, 05 Nov 2009
By Dan Liu and Chuck Berry - When developing performance test scripts in Rational Performance Tester, you need version control tools to help better manage versions of the scripts. Rational Team Concert not only offers version control but helps you govern the development process. Rational Team Concert provides an efficient way to...    more >
cnet news Wed, 04 Nov 2009
By James Urquhart - With a nod toward the heterogeneous application development environments that exist in most enterprise IT departments, IBM on Wednesday launched a pair of services targeted at building cloud applications, including pre-configured integrations of some Rational services based on IBM's Jazz framework, its collaborative software platform.  more >
By admin - In this video, Randy Wyatt of the US Navy discusses how Rational Team Concert has fostered collaboration among his team. With Rational and other tools, the teams are involved in a more collaborative development process, rather than one group handing off to another in a...    more > Fri, 30 Oct 2009
By IBM Software Federal Team - IBM executives use Rational software to run their own business. Check out the Executive Dashboard that allows IBM executives to manage product development and delivery. Based on Rational Insight, the Executive Dashboard is designed around business and operational objectives. It pulls live data from a...    more > Fri, 30 Oct 2009
By IBM Software Federal Team - Black Diamond Software announced Presto software development appliances.  more > Thu, 29 Oct 2009
By admin - IBM executives use Rational software to run their own business. Check out the Executive Dashboard that allows IBM executives to manage product development and delivery. Based on Rational Insight, the Executive Dashboard is designed around business and operational objectives. It pulls live data from a...    more >
SOA World Magazine Wed, 28 Oct 2009
By WebSphere News Desk - IBM today announced a more effective way for organizations to quickly build, deliver, and manage high quality services. Through new software integrations, organizations can manage and automate processes across their development, test, and operations teams. These new integrations give clients better control over the services...    more >
Dr. Dobb's Wed, 28 Oct 2009
By IBM - IBM has announced tools for integrating IBM Rational and Tivoli software, making it easier for organizations to align their software delivery processes -- Rational automates the build cycle during the development phase and then releases it to Tivoli to automatically deploy it onto servers in...    more > Thu, 22 Oct 2009
By Dan Toczala - Another week, another customer that is either adopting Jazz, or very seriously thinking about it. I ran into an interesting situation in the past month, and I ran into it twice. It made me think a little bit about Agile development, Waterfall development, and how...    more > Wed, 21 Oct 2009
By Jonas Martinsson - Some months back, I posted our plans to add enterprise social features to the software delivery process. Today, I am showing you a screencast of our progress on integrating IBM Lotus Connections with IBM Rational Jazz.  more > Tue, 18 Aug 2009
By Matthew Heusser and Scott W. Ambler - In this thought-provoking interview, Scott Ambler discusses his views on the Agile Process Maturity Model, the biggest challenge in Agile database techniques, Agile criticism, Agilistas' misunderstandings about CMMI, developer-specific magazines, and the future of Agile.  more > Thu, 13 Aug 2009
By V. Sudhakshina - The IBM Rational software conference 2009 dealt with the theme of agility as an important aspect in the software development life cycle.  more > Thu, 06 Aug 2009
By Dan Toczala - Comparison of Rational Team Concert to various competitors across its solution space and the significant administrative, hardware and cost savings RTC enables.  more > Wed, 29 Jul 2009
By IBM Software Federal Team - The IBM Software Federal Team posts a presentation video on the benefits and features of RRC for requirements management and definition.  more >
By Brian Bryson - Information about the just-released IBM Rational Service Tester v8.1, including info on integration with Rational Quality Manager 2.0 Express and Standard editions.  more > Fri, 24 Jul 2009
By IBM Software Federal Team - The IBM Software Federal Team posts an animation promoting RQM for test planning with its Web 2.0 interface.  more >
By DEEPAK AZAD - Last month, IBM Rational announced their Measured Capability Improvement Framework (MCIF) offering, described in IBM's official news release. MCIF encapsulates 25 years of experience helping teams incrementally improve their practice maturity to deliver business results.  more >
By Brian Bryson - An overview of the brand new Rational Functional Tester v8.1, including details on new and updated features. The highlight is Storyboard Testing, which is a revolutionary way to create and store test plans visually, improving tester communication and understanding.  more >
By Brian Bryson - Information about RQM 2.0's hierarchical views and how it adds new ways to view and manage assets. RQM's advanced tagging and searching capabilities will remain as well, giving testers more flexibility in controlling their test plans.  more > Tue, 07 Jul 2009
By Kenny Smith - A favorable review of RTC 2.0 by Strongback Consulting. Honorable mentions include RTC's free ExpressC version and integrated SCM functionality in contrast to other SCM-only products like Subversion.  more >
The Coder Lounge Sat, 04 Jul 2009
By Deepak Azad - A short demo and description of IBM Rational Insight, which pulls information from a variety of Rational products including the Jazz family to build dashboards for business and operational objectives.  more > Thu, 02 Jul 2009
By Bryan Hunt - Unofficial guide to configuring the Rational Team Concert Linux server and Eclipse client to work on Mac OS X. This workaround is unsupported by IBM, but according to Bryan works well.  more >
Blogging Roller Wed, 01 Jul 2009
By Dave Johnson - Commentary on IBM Rational's latest eBook, Scaling Agile with C/ALM. Dave talks about how he's found the book useful for understanding the Jazz philosophy and how OLSC is being positioned to help integrate various development tools.  more >
SOA World Magazine Mon, 29 Jun 2009
By PR Newswire - A discussion of recent awards received by IBM and IBM Rational from Gartner, Inc. and Evans Data Corp., as well as the advantage of an end-to-end application lifecycle management (ALM) solution.  more > Mon, 29 Jun 2009
By Michael Cote - Michael interviews Scott Hebner of IBM Rational about RSC 2009 developments, Rational products, how they integrate with Jazz and what they mean for business leaders.  more >
By Greg Hodgkinson - Greg introduces a series of slides pitching Rational Team Concert as a highly effective tool for team collaboration. He bills RTC as a solution for diverse needs including process tracking, code history, team coordination and best practice adherence.  more >
InfoQ Mon, 29 Jun 2009
By Carolyn Pampino, Erich Gamma, and John Wiegand - Information and excerpts from the new Agile-focused eBook released by IBM Rational centered around C/ALM. This article gives an introduction and overview of the strategies and main points of Pampino, Gamma and Wiegand's latest work on collaborative development.  more >
By Carlos - A description of a demonstration presented at RSC 2009 of how to use Rational Asset Manager in conjunction with Rational Software Architect, Rational Team Concert, and Build Management.  more >
IBM Mon, 22 Jun 2009
By Dwayne Dreakford and Richard Watson - A discussion of RSC 2009 annoucements in the requirements space, and upcoming changes in IBM's requirements-based and Jazz products. Requirements Composer, Team Concert, Quality Manager, RequisitePro, DOORS are all covered, as are upgrades to Jazz Foundation-driven solutions and exposure.  more >
ITvoir Mon, 22 Jun 2009
By Malvika Saxena - Coverage of IBM's newly-announced Rational Webtop, Rational DOORS and the latest version of Rational Team Concert. Discusses the increasing need for development and process management across the software industry and how IBM is moving to help businesses deliver more quality at a faster pace.  more >
Ovum Mon, 15 Jun 2009
By Tony Baer - Ovum's Tony Baer discusses Cloud-related announcements at RSC 2009, and what they mean for IBM and the industry. Baer offers a good perspective on what this initiative means for IBM, the preliminary nature of the announcement, and how it will impact other industry players as...    more > Wed, 17 Jun 2009
By Theresa Kratschmer - Commentary on RSC announcements regarding IBM Rational's requirements management products. Also includes some background on requirements strategies for different industries, and how Rational Jazz will help fuel the evolution of IBM Rational requirements software.  more > Mon, 08 Jun 2009
By Frank Schophuizen - Frank discusses the pitfalls of modern SCM tools and how they fall short of their stated purposes. He gives an honorable mention to RTC as the closest product available to a true SCM tool.  more > Sat, 06 Jun 2009
By IBM - Information and registration details for the upcoming webinar on IBM's Cloud initiatives. Billed as a technology preview, this webinar will discuss the public release of the IBM Cloud and integration with services from IBM's Rational group.  more > Fri, 05 Jun 2009
By Jack Vaughan - Coverage of Jazz suite updates from RSC 2009, including RRC and RTC. Also includes a history of Jazz and how it uses Eclipse, as well as an intro to Focal Point for Product Management.  more > Fri, 05 Jun 2009
By Vance McCarthy - iRise has released a new tool that integrations with Rational Requirements Composer to visualize software designs and simulate how well they mesh with business needs and existing products. iRise is built on the Jazz platform.  more > Fri, 05 Jun 2009
By Constantine - Constantine comments on a forum post describing the benefits of RTC. Integration, ease of installation and great documentation are highly regarded.  more > Fri, 05 Jun 2009
By Jenna Dobkin - Jenna blogs on the excitement surrounding RTC and SharePoint integration at RSC 2009. Mainsoft took center stage to give an overview of their latest product.  more >
By Techblogger - Techblogger reports on Mainsoft's Mainsoft 2.0 for Sharepoint and Rational Team Concert, which allows SharePoint's social networking to mesh with RTC's development model.  more >
By Brian Bryson - Brian blogs on new RQM info from RSC 2009: More great content in the Quality Management track at the Rational Software Conference 2009. The most interesting thing from those sessions was really how IBM Rational is using Performance Tester to test its own tools.  more >
ChannelWeb Mon, 01 Jun 2009
By Rick Whiting - IBM is expanding its lineup of Rational development tools and services, including technology the company said will make it easier to develop and implement software for cloud computing.  more > Mon, 01 Jun 2009
By Paul Krill - IBM will unveil on Monday software project management wares as a precursor to enabling access to Rational products via a cloud computing paradigm.  more >
By Igor Sukharev - Igor talks about a Luxoft round table on reducing IT costs. He presented information on RTC, Jazz, as well as the community at, and discussed how Rational Jazz products can be deployed in heterogeneous environments.  more > Wed, 20 May 2009
By Dan Toczala - In this blog, Dan tackles the question: I bought into your vision of Jazz making software development more streamlined, more transparent, and making teams accountable. Now that I own this thing, how do I roll it out quickly to my organization without turning my teams...    more >
Peter Hendriks Sun, 17 May 2009
By Peter Hendriks - RC1 for Rational Team Concert (RTC) 2.0 was released yesterday. Even though it's only been a year since the 1.0 release, RTC got a lot of updates. First of all, there is now an Enterprise edition, which allows an unlimited amount of developers on a...    more > Fri, 08 May 2009
By Alex Goldman - IBM announced a full suite of products that help companies design smart products from the specification stage to actual manufacture.  more >
SOA World Magazine Thu, 07 May 2009
By PR Newswire - As demand increases for products that are digitally aware and interconnected, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new software platform and related services to help product manufacturers and designers create innovative products that help people work and live smarter.  more >
InfoWorld Thu, 07 May 2009
By Paul Krill - Company leverages the Jazz platform and Telelogic technology in a multiproduct rollout  more >
By Brian Bryson - In this blog post, Brian Bryson provides four steps to learning about Rational Quality Manager, with links to videos, articles, and other resources for learning.  more >
SDLC blog Mon, 20 Apr 2009
By Ferran Rodenas - In this blog post, Ferran Rodenas writes about the IBM Rational Jazz platform and IBM Rational Team Concert. He talks about the Eclipse vision and how IBM Rational took it one step further to create the Jazz vision.  more > Wed, 08 Apr 2009
By Dan Toczala - I have just spent a couple of days with a customer that is looking at Jazz, and Rational Team Concert in particular, in a proof of concept. The customer is great. They are intelligent, fun to work with, and they have a good understanding of...    more > Thu, 02 Apr 2009
By Dan Toczala - In working with customers, I find many different attitudes and expectations associated with the Jazz platform, and the philosophy behind Jazz. People love the idea of a unified software development platform, and think that the technology is fantastic.  more > Tue, 17 Mar 2009
By Paul Krill - In partnership with IBM, Mainsoft on Tuesday will ship an integration package that links Microsoft's SharePoint collaboration platform and IBM's Rational Jazz system for application lifecycle management, enabling business users to have their say in application development.  more > Fri, 13 Mar 2009
By Liz Barnett - With the Jazz project, IBM Rational is providing integrated tools and processes that help people working on distributed teams become more effective in producing software solutions.  more > Wed, 18 Feb 2009
By Dan Toczala - The issue revolves around how IBM/Rational deals with open source competition, and their close cousins the "cheap source" tools. You think of JIRA, Rally, Subversion, Version One and others. There are a lot of open source solutions out there, some good, some not so good...    more >
Laurie Williams, NCSU Wed, 11 Feb 2009
By Laurie Williams - This paper, titled "On Preparing Students for Distributed Software Development with a Synchronous, Collaborative Development Platform", explores the student use of Rational Team Concert over a five week period in a college course. It includes the students' evaluation of Rational Team Concert, as well as...    more > Thu, 05 Feb 2009
By IBM - Organizations modernizing application development -- for example, adopting agile or service-oriented development methods -- need to make corresponding changes in ALM to plan, measure, and report on development activities. This report assesses the market offerings and their providers. Download this 20-page report today to discover...    more > Mon, 02 Feb 2009
By - Certeon today announced that it will be hosting a Webinar on improving the performance of distributed IBM Rational ClearCase and Team Concert environments. Charlie Kraus, senior director of business development for Certeon and Paul Weiss, senior manager of performance and reliability, Rational Division IBM Software...    more > Tue, 27 Jan 2009
By RIA Weekly - In this weekly podcast episode, guest host Bill Higgins gives an update on the development of the Jazz Foundation.  more >
digitalmedia-pm.blogspot Tue, 13 Jan 2009
By IBM - IBM has released Rational Requirements Composer, a Jazz-based requirements definition tool set; intended to complement the Rational RequisitePro requirements manager.  more > Mon, 15 Dec 2008
By IBM - The 2008 Jazz Innovation Awards recognize outstanding research projects based on the use of Jazz technology in academic research and education.  more >
System iNetwork Thu, 04 Dec 2008
By Vicki Hamende - IBM's new Rational Team Concert for i suite of change-management utilities promises i system shops a bigger chunk of the Rational Developer for i (RDi) pie when it comes to simplifying, automating, and governing application development.  more > Tue, 02 Dec 2008
By IBM - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced new software to help organizations automate their business processes, thereby lowering operating costs and reducing paper consumption.  more >
IT Jungle Tue, 02 Dec 2008
By Alex Woodie - IBM last week unveiled and delivered Rational Team Concert for i, a new suite of change management utilities for System i and Power Systems shops. The software, which plugs into Rational Developer for i (RDi), is an i OS version of Rational Team Concert, and...    more >
sdtimes Mon, 01 Dec 2008
By Jeff Feinman - Ask Jim York what it takes to master agile methods, and he points to the skill set of a team known for silliness, not software.  more >
crn Thu, 27 Nov 2008
By Rick Whiting - IBM (NYSE:IBM) is expanding its portfolio of software quality management and testing tools, part of its Rational development toolset, in a move that will heighten the company's head-to-head competition with Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) and its Quality Center suite  more >
informationweek Sat, 22 Nov 2008
By Charles Babcock - IBM is looking to use its Jazz platform as a way to integrate related Telelogic and Rational tools  more >
cmswire Wed, 19 Nov 2008
By Barb Mosher - Mainsoft continues to bridge the divide between Java and .Net. Today they announced the Beta release of Mainsoft Document Collaboration for Rational Jazz, SharePoint Edition  more >
sdtimes Mon, 17 Nov 2008
By David Rubinstein - IBM's acquisition of development tool rival Telelogic in April raised questions about the future of the portfolio and whether IBM would slowly move Telelogic customers onto IBM Rational tools  more >
ddj Fri, 31 Oct 2008
By Scott Ambler - IT governance, also referred to as systems engineering governance, establishes chains of responsibility, authority, and communication in support of the overall enterprise goals and strategy  more >
tradingmarkets Fri, 31 Oct 2008
By IBM - IBM has unveiled the new Express Advantage offerings, which include hardware, software, and services specifically developed for midsized businesses.  more >
ibtimes Wed, 29 Oct 2008
By IBM - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled the newest Express Advantage offerings, which include hardware, software, and services specifically developed for midsized businesses. The portfolio of offerings provides IBM's extensive business partner ecosystem with a broad range of applications to deliver simple, affordable, customized solutions for their...    more >
infoq Mon, 20 Oct 2008
By Ryan Slobojan - Distinguished Engineer at IBM Rational Software's Zurich lab. He is one of the leaders of the Jazz project. He was the original lead of the Eclipse Java development environment and is on the Project Management Committee for the Eclipse project.  more >
DEVX Fri, 17 Oct 2008
By Rick Cook - Collaboration in software development isn't a luxury, it's a necessity that software teams have to figure out how to do better. With the right tools such as IBM's Rational Team Concert built on the Jazz technology, any size software development team can stay in sync...    more > Tue, 30 Sep 2008
By David Norfolk - A chance to talk with Danny Sabbah, General Manager, Rational Software, at the London Rational Software Developers Conference (RSDC) is not to be missed.  more >
CIOL Fri, 26 Sep 2008
By Genevieve Khongwir - With software development companies in a hurry to deliver products, project life cycles are decreasing and testing is becoming a critical factor in the success of the project as a whole. Today, development organisations face several significant challenges, which include release cycles, assurance of quality...    more >
Mike MacDonagh Thu, 25 Sep 2008
By Mike MacDonagh - So RSDC UK is over and I'm finally getting a chance to blog about it. I think it was the best UK Rational event for a long time, and there were some great speakers...  more >
YouTube Tue, 23 Sep 2008
By IBM Rational Jazz Team - What is Rational Team Concert? Here is a short video to introduce you to some of the capabilities and benefits of IBM Rational Team Concert.  more > Fri, 19 Sep 2008
By Arvind Arora - IBM has launched a new software line designed to help businesses take advantage of the surge in mainframe applications and the growing momentum behind enterprise mashups.  more > Wed, 17 Sep 2008
By IBM - The evolution of software development is all about globalization, open environments, seamless collaboration, and agile methods. This white paper discusses challenges to adopting such techniques, and how Jazz technology, Rational Team Concert and IBM Business Partner Plug-ins can help drive software innovation through collaboration.  more >
iTnews Australia Tue, 16 Sep 2008
By Ashley Clark - With its new technology platform, Jazz, IBM hopes to provide a more cohesive and streamlined approach to software development and delivery.  more >
Talking Outsourcing Sat, 06 Sep 2008
By Mark Kobayashi-Hillary - I had a chat earlier today with Tony Grout from IBM. Tony is the business value leader for Rational Software - a bit of a mouthful, but essentially he is the guru for all things Rational.  more >
CNN Wed, 03 Sep 2008
By CNN - IBM announces today it is making its courseware and technical skill-building tools accessible free of charge to university faculty. These new resources will help them prepare for Fall semester IT and business courses as they expose students to in-demand IT job skills such as software...    more >
The Hindu Fri, 29 Aug 2008
By The Hindu - IBM's Vice-President, Worldwide Sales, Steve Robinson, said here on Thursday that the focus was now on products for SMEs (small and medium enterprises), a fast growing segment. Earlier, he released products built on its 'Jazz' technology, improving collaboration among teams within one organisation. IBM said...    more >
The Financial Express Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By The Financial Express - IBM on Thursday announced new software that it said would "transform how people will collaborate, thereby driving greater value and performance" from their globally distributed software investments. IBM announced 20 products that "break down the walls that inhibit organisations from truly collaborating" with partners, suppliers...    more >
Business Standard Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By Business Standard - IBM today announced new software that it said would "transform how people will collaborate, thereby driving greater value and performance" from their globally distributed software investments.  more > Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By CXOtoday Staff - By the end of 2008, IBM and its business partners expect to release 20 products harnessing the collaborative capabilities of Jazz. The Jazz collaborative technology to help geographically distributed software delivery teams work together in real-time.  more >
CIOL Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By CyberMedia News - BANGALORE, INDIA: Global IT services provider IBM today announced the launch of new software, which it claimed would transform the aspect people's collaboration, thereby driving greater value and performance to the globally distributed software investments.  more >
The Hindu Business Line Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By Info-Tech - IBM on Thursday announced new software that it said would "transform how people will collaborate, thereby driving greater value and performance" from their globally distributed software investments.  more >
IT News Online Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By IT News Online Staff - IBM, at the IBM Rational Software Development Conference, has announced new software that will transform how people will collaborate, thereby driving greater value and performance from their globally distributed software investments. The company announced 20 products that break down the walls that inhibit organizations from...    more >
IndiaInfoLine Thu, 28 Aug 2008
By India Infoline News Service - IBM announced the launch of a new software that will transform how people will collaborate, thereby driving greater value and performance from their globally distributed software investments. In front of more than 5000 customers, business partners and developers attending the IBM Rational Software Development Conference...    more > Fri, 29 Aug 2008
By ChannelTimes Staff - While re-defining the method of software delivery in varied environments, IBM has announced new software based on Jazz collaborative technology. The company announced 20 such products to help geographically distributed software delivery teams work together in an open manner to offer effective software solutions.  more >
By Chong Jinn Xiung - IBM Malaysia has unveiled its Jazz collaborative technology and said the product helps geographically dispersed teams work together in an open, transparent software environment in real time.  more > Mon, 25 Aug 2008
By Surgient - Surgient, a market leader in self-service virtualization automation and lab management, today announced it will offer integrated solutions with products built using IBM Jazz collaborative technologies.  more >
By PR Web Press Release - Island Training is offering a free test drive of IBM Rational Team Concert to let software developers around the globe see for themselves the team development capabilities of IBM Jazz.  more > Thu, 14 Aug 2008
By Liz Barnett, EZ Insight, Inc. - Industry analyst Liz Barnett authors a paper discussing the broad vision for the Jazz project, the Jazz technology and associated products from Rational and its partners, and the community that will participate in all of these initiatives. It includes experiences shared by early users of...    more >
Computer Business Review Thu, 07 Aug 2008
By Jason Stamper - IBM is gearing up to launch a Rational Requirements Composer for its 'open commercial' Jazz collaborative application development platform, CBR has learned.  more >
Mike MacDonagh's Blog Thu, 12 Jun 2008
By Mike MacDonagh, Ivar Jacobson International - I've seen some comments about the fact that at the RSDC2008 Rational announced 22 products. I think many bloggers and article writers may have got a little confused by all the hype. Rational certainly made some very important product announcements and the Rational Labs in...    more >
By Integration Developer News - One of the highlights among the almost two dozen Jazz-related offerings is IBM's Rational Team Concert, a tool designed to help software teams collaborate in real-time in the context of specific roles and processes, through social networking technologies like instant messaging.  more >
InfoWorld Thu, 05 Jun 2008
By Paul Krill, InfoWorld - IBM is pressing forward with an initiative intended to simplify collaboration in application lifecycle management projects that use products from multiple vendors. Called Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration, the effort announced this week purports to enable collaboration based on a common architecture leveraging HTML, REST...    more >
eWeek Mon, 02 Jun 2008
By Darryl Taft, eWeek - At its Rational Software Development Conference here, IBM plans to officially launch more than 20 products based on and connected to its Jazz-collaborative development environment.  more >
By John Waters, Application Development Trends - IBM's Rational Software division today unveiled 20 new commercial products including Rational Team Concert and Jazz-based products from business partners including Black Duck Software, CAST Software, CM-Logic, iRise, Mainsoft, QSM, Ravenflow, Source IQ, Surgient and VMLogix, and WebLayers.  more >
PCWorld Sun, 01 Jun 2008
By Chris Kanaracus, IDG News Service - Team Concert 1.0, the first commercial product derived from IBM's Jazz platform for collaborative development, will be available on June 30, with nearly 20 related offerings from IBM and partners set to ship by the end of 2008, the company announced Monday.  more >
Information Week Sat, 31 May 2008
By Information Week - IBM is about to give its Rational software development platform a social networking injection. The company's new hub for collaborative development, Rational Team Concert, is due by the end of this month.  more >
Sebastien Etter Sun, 25 May 2008
By Sebastien Etter - Cet article est un retour d'expérience sur ce que nous apporte Jazz dans la conduite de mon stage. Avant de commencer, petite introduction: je m'appelle Sébastien Etter, je suis en dernière année d'école d'ingénieur en Informatique (ENSISA) et j'effectue depuis février 2008 un stage de...    more >
IBM Rational Thu, 29 May 2008
By IBM Rational - The Beta Programs will feature two new offerings: Rational Team Concert for System z and Rational Team Concert for i. These offerings build on core Rational Team Concert by providing a Team Server that runs on z/OS and IBM i (formerly known as i5/OS), respectively...    more >
Mike MacDonagh Thu, 08 May 2008
By Mike MacDonagh - The best thing about demoing or even just playing with Jazz is how easy it is to setup and play with. The guys in the Jazz development team have done a great job in making it accessible and consumable. You can literally just download the...    more >
By From the Editor of Methods and Tools - From what I have seen from a demo that shows Rational Team Concert features accessed through an Eclipse client, the product targets more medium to large teams (even if currently there is a limitation of 250 users by server) that operate in a geographically distributed...    more >
Ferran Rodenas Wed, 07 May 2008
By Ferran Rodenas - As I have been involved since last year as a beta customer in one of the projects where [Open Commercial Development] is being applied, the Rational Jazz Project, I want to discuss with all of you some thoughts and opinions about this software development style.  more >
By Markus Kopf and Johannes Tysiak - Fuer ihre Arbeit in Softwareprojekten benoetigen Entwickler zahlreiche Werkzeuge. Der haeufige Wechsel zwischen diesen Werkzeugen senkt dabei die Produktivitaet und erschwert die Traceability, mit der zusammengehoerige Artefakte in den unterschiedlichen Tools verknuepft werden koennen. Die Jazz Technology Platform von IBM integriert Werkzeuge unter dem Dach...    more >
Suresh Krishna Fri, 04 Apr 2008
By sureshkrishna - Jazz is a technology platform from IBM. Its based on the client-server technology and manages the source management, build tools and promotes the team collaboration.  more >
By Amanda Wilczynski - IBM just made a big financial investment, not in the stock market but with Carnegie Mellon students.  more >
InformationWeek Fri, 21 Mar 2008
By Charles Babcock - Rational Team Concert is based on Jazz, a technology platform for tools that will give them collaborative properties, such as sharing a common source code.  more >
Suresh Krishna Fri, 21 Mar 2008
By sureshkrishna - EclipseCon needs no introduction. Its been happening from past 4 years and each year it has a lot of interesting news and updates.  more >
IBM Press Release Mon, 17 Mar 2008
By IBM Press - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is helping leading universities prepare students for how the software industry is evolving due to globalization.  more >
ZDNet blogs Thu, 07 Feb 2008
By Dana Blankenhorn - CollabNet CTO Jack Repenning called in yesterday, all a-dither about Jazz being a "trojan horse" on behalf of IBM's Rational software tools.  more >
Eclipse Foundation Tue, 22 Jan 2008
By Eclipse Foundation - AMD Announced as Hardware sponsor; BlackBerry Developer Day and Jazz Developer Day added to conference program  more >
developerWorks Tue, 22 Jan 2008
By Scott Laningham - A chat with Rational leaders on the open beta of Rational Team Concert Express
IBM Rational leaders Lee Nackman, Mike O'Rourke, and John Wiegand riff on Jazz and the Rational Team Concert beta release in this developerWorks podcast.  more >
CXO Wed, 16 Jan 2008
By CXOtoday Staff - The challenges of globalization are forcing companies to become more nimble, using an increasingly geographically dispersed and virtual workforce to remain competitive. In the world of software development, this means 24x7 collaboration with specialized teams around the globe to pick up where another left off...    more >
NewsFactor Network Tue, 15 Jan 2008
By Jennifer LeClaire - IBM is betting its vision for will expand the global open-source community's impact on the development of software. IBM wants to use an open to create a vehicle for feedback after products have been developed and to make the global community part of...    more > Mon, 14 Jan 2008
By Andy Patrizio - IBM today formally unveiled its Jazz open development community and its first tools, the culmination of an effort designed to accommodate new collaboration technologies in the development process.  more >
InfoWorld Mon, 14 Jan 2008
By Paul Krill - IBM is opening up the community to everyone and is touting its Bluegrass project -- a Second Life-style virtual world for developers  more >
IBM Press Release Mon, 14 Jan 2008
By - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled new software and research innovations aimed at improving the way employees across an organization collaborate in a globally integrated enterprise.  more >
Info World Blogs Wed, 09 Jan 2008
By Ephraim Schwartz -
..This brings me to the latest fascinating bit of news out of Big Blue. They call it Jazz.  more >
SE Radio Sun, 23 Dec 2007
By Markus Voelter - This episode is a conversation with Erich Gamma. We covered the four things he is known for in chronological order. We started with design patterns and the Gang-of-Four book of which he is the lead author.  more >
RedMonk TV Tue, 27 Nov 2007
By James Governor - While at the IBM Software Group Connection Summit 2007, James Governor talks with Martin Nally, CTO of Rational, and Dave Tropeano, who works in the office of the CTO.  more >
Network World Fri, 16 Nov 2007
By Chris Kanaracus - When Danny Sabbah became general manager of IBM's Rational division in 2005, he set out to make changes in the organization. Sabbah said Friday that this transformation is well under way. "I think you will see a lot more reality to that vision in the...    more >
By Randall Frost - IBM's Jazz project sets out to define a vision for the way products can integrate to support collaborative work, and to create a technology platform on which to build products to deliver on this vision.
Includes: An Interview with Erich Gamma  more >
SD Times Mon, 29 Oct 2007
By Jeff Feinman - IBM's Jazz collaboration environment is getting closer to product form.
John Kellerman, IBM Rational's product manager for Jazz and Eclipse strategy, said that the second beta of Rational Team Concert, the first Jazz-based commercial product, should drop in early December and become generally available in...    more >
RedMonk Fri, 26 Oct 2007
By Michael Cote - Earlier this week I had the pleasure of talking with Erich Gamma about his current work on Rational's Jazz project.  more >