IBM Internet of Things continuous engineering solution

The IBM Internet of Things (IoT) continuous engineering solution is a set of engineering and development tools that help systems engineers, application developers, and embedded developers work together to create smart and connected products like those in the Internet of Things. With built-in, customizable process support, this solution helps teams respond effectively to continuous feedback from connected products in use, to become more agile, and to streamline compliance with industry standards.

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The IBM IoT continuous engineering solution provides the following capabilities:

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

Visually model, simulate, and test architectures and designs with
IBM Rational

Share designs, stay current with others, and manage change with
Design Management for
Rational Rhapsody

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

Plan, track work, and manage source with
IBM Rational Team

Visualize, analyze, and gain insight from engineering lifecycle data with
IBM Rational Engineering
Lifecycle Manager

Build connected products

See how the IBM IoT continuous engineering solution helps systems and embedded software engineers respond with agility to connected product feedback while managing cost, quality, and risk.

Demo videos

Take a look at features and capabilities of this solution in action:
Collaboration, planning, and change management
Requirements management
Quality management
Architecture and design
Engineering information management
Configuration management
Practices and process management


Agile product development

The IBM IoT continuous engineering solution enables continuous business planning and continuous delivery grounded on agile and lean principles. It supports the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®) so you can achieve faster time to value and deliver the right things right.

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Product line engineering (PLE)

The IBM IoT continuous engineering solution supports strategic reuse of components to improve the efficiency of product line engineering. Learn how its configuration management capabilities can reduce the cost and complexity of your product development.

Strategic reuse and product line engineering
Work smarter with configuration management (YouTube video)

An ecosystem of business partners

The IBM IoT continuous engineering solution is a flexible, open, and extensible solution with a rich ecosystem of Business Partners offering services, integrations, and industry-specific support to meet your specific needs.

Rational DOORS Next Generation integrations
Rational Rhapsody integrations
Rational Quality Manager integrations
Rational Team Concert integrations
Rational Engineering Lifecycle Management integrations

Reporting capabilities

The IBM IoT continuous engineering solution offers two complementary choices, Jazz Reporting Service and Rational Publishing Engine, for consolidating data and generating reports across the solution set.

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