Collaborative Lifecycle Management

The Rational solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM) is a set of seamlessly integrated tools that work together as one. This solution delivers requirements management, quality management, change and configuration management, and project planning and tracking capabilities on a single platform. It enables teams to start with one product to address immediate needs and add more as their needs evolve.

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Capabilities

Collaborative Lifecycle Management provides the following capabilities:

Plan, track work, and manage source with
IBM® Rational Team
Concert™

Develop, execute, and report on your test plan with
IBM Rational® Quality
Manager

Define, manage, and analyze requirements with
IBM Rational DOORS®
Next Generation

Out-of-the-box support for the Scaled Agile Framework®

CLM 6.0.1 has complete end-to-end support for the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®). This combines tooling with an industry-leading set of best practices and guidance to address the key aspects of a lean and agile transformation.

Learn more about SAFe
Ready to get started on your SAFe® 4.0 transformation?

Using CLM for DevOps

Innovation demands integrating DevOps into your organization. Collaborative Lifecycle Management provides the set of tools and processes that your enterprise needs to apply DevOps across the software delivery lifecycle.

Learn more about implementing DevOps with CLM

An ecosystem of business partners

The products that make up the Collaborative Lifecycle Management solution have a collection of business partners who have helped expand the capabilities of the tool set. They provide integrations with other commonly-used tools, as well as industry-specific extensions to help handle your specific needs.

Rational Team Concert integrations
Rational Quality Manager integrations
Rational DOORS Next Generation integrations

Why should you choose CLM?

In-context collaboration
Lifecycle traceability
Continuous improvement
Reliable integrations
Real-time planning
Development intelligence
Lifecycle administration
Sample project and application

features

Reporting options

Collaborative Lifecycle Management offers two complementary choices, Jazz Reporting Service and Rational Publishing Engine, for consolidating data and generating reports across the solution set.

Learn more about Reporting for Jazz solutions

Training and enablement resources

IBM has a host of training and enablement resources to make sure you get the most out of the CLM solution.

CLM for Application Development Learning Circle
DevOps for Enterprise Systems Learning Circle
IBM Rational User Education YouTube channel