It's all about the answers!

Ask a question

What are the advantages of using IBM RTC over IBM Tivoli CCMDB & Visual Source safe (VSS)

Muhammad Moid (141634) | asked Jun 17 '16, 2:05 a.m.
 Hi All,

Trying to build a business case of IBM Rational Team Concert in our organization. And for that I am looking for some comparison information of "IBM Tivoli Change and Configuration Management Database" and " Visual Source Safe" with IBM RTC 5.0.2.

Your swift response on it is highly appreciated.

Muhammad Moid

One answer

permanent link
Ralph Schoon (63.2k33646) | answered Jun 17 '16, 3:46 a.m.
edited Jun 17 '16, 6:44 a.m.
I am not a Microsoft employee, so you have to ask them to clarify. I know MS Source Safe from the last century. It is basically a system that was built for the last century and an entry level SCM system at best from my experience in 199x. It seems to be discontinued (see ) or so and the next generation from MS is named in that post as well. So I would not consider Source Safe as an option.

IBM Tivoli Change and Configuration Management Database is not an SCM system as far as I can tell, so it can't be compared with RTC or MS Source Safe:

In addition RTC does not provide only SCM but also change management (work items) planning and build tightly integrated.

Your answer

Register or to post your answer.

Dashboards and work items are no longer publicly available, so some links may be invalid. We now provide similar information through other means. Learn more here.