Implementing DevOps with Engineering Lifecycle Management

DevOps is the practice of development and operations teams working together in the entire software lifecycle, following lean and agile principles that allow them to deliver software in a rapid and continuous manner. The IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management Solution (ELM) provides the cross-team perspective and interlinking of artifacts needed for DevOps.

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Why use ELM for DevOps?

IBM's Engineering Lifecycle Management Solution is a tightly integrated suite of products that facilitates the adoption of DevOps. You can start with capabilities that address your immediate needs, then adopt the rest over time, giving you flexibility now and later. The ELM suite includes the following capabilities:

Requirements management
Planning, collaboration, and development
Quality management
Configuration management
Reporting
Monitoring

Integrate with UrbanCode Deploy

A DevOps culture, in which development and operations teams work synchronously, relies heavily on automation at the deployment end. Integrate IBM Workflow Management with IBM UrbanCode Deploy for a continuous deployment process for DevOps.

Learn more about UrbanCode Deploy at IBM developerWorks®

Using DevOps with SAFe® and other methodologies

Engineering Lifecycle Management helps you blend Agile and other software development methodologies with DevOps. ELM includes Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe) process templates that complement DevOps.

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Introducing SAFe® with the Power of IBM DevOps

Cloud-managed DevOps

The DevOps culture aligns well with the benefits of cloud services. Maintain your business focus by allowing an IBM services team manage your infrastructure in a centralized, secure, cloud-based environment.

IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management on Cloud