IBM Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager

Visualize, analyze, and act on your engineering data

Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager

Product Release / Trial | April 23, 2019

Plan and prepare

For known issues with this release, see the release notes.

For supported platforms and requirements, see the system requirements.

For deployment guidance and best practices, see the Deployment wiki.

Install the Jazz Team Server and applications

To perform a web installation of the server, download the web installer for your platform from the All Downloads page, extract the .zip file, and start the launchpad (launchpad.bat or, depending on your platform). The server includes Apache Derby to support up to 10 users. To enable more than 10 users, install IBM DB2 or another supported database program.

If you need to install the server in an environment without Internet access, visit the All Downloads page, download a repository for the server and trial licenses, and install by using IBM Installation Manager.

Note: During the installation process, you have the option to install different applications. You do not have to install all of them. Install only the applications that you require. Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager requires the following Jazz Reporting Service applications: Report Builder, Lifecycle Query Engine. Ensure that you install and configure these applications.

For more information, see Installing Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager.

Set up the server

After the installation, complete the steps in the Jazz Team Server setup wizard, which is available at https://fully_qualified_host_name:9443/jts/setup (where fully_qualified_host_name is the domain for your server).

Additional guidance: For help with the setup wizard, see Running the setup wizard in the product documentation.

Configure Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager

To learn about Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager application administration tasks, such as creating project areas, managing project content, etc., read Administering Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager in the product documentation.


To learn about new enhancements in this release, see the New & Noteworthy page.

To learn more about Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager, see the documentation.


To explore Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager capabilities, see the tutorials. Install the Money that Matters lifecycle project, and use the sample data to learn how Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager views and impact analysis can help you unlock engineering knowledge from various lifecycle management applications.

Get support

For information from support, including FAQs, visit the IBM Support Community.

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