IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation

IBM® Rational® DOORS® Next Generation is a requirements management tool that provides a smarter way to define, trace, analyze, and manage requirements. Use Rational DOORS Next Generation to optimize communication and collaboration, allowing your teams to increase quality and work more effectively.

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Improve requirements management

Using office tools for requirements management is like using scissors to cut your lawn. Use the right tool with Rational DOORS Next Generation.

High quality business requirements and good management practices in the development process (agile, iterative, or waterfall) lead to the best outcomes. Engaging stakeholders - early and often - in defining and validating requirements improves the likelihood that projects will deliver what customers need.

Features and capabilities

Capture requirements
Custom dashboard
Extend the functionality
Visually define
Audit history
Common administration


Training resources

IBM has several different resources available for you to get the most out of Rational DOORS Next Generation. These include courses from IBM, as well as from our Global Training Providers. Leverage our instructor-led and self-directed learning resources to boost your productivity and expand your skills.

Instructor-led training from IBM and its Global Training Providers
IoT Academy

An ecosystem of business partners

Rational DOORS Next Generation has a collection of business partners who have helped expand the capabilities of the product. They provide integrations with other commonly used tools, complementary solutions, and industry-specific extensions to help handle your specific needs.

Business partner integrations with Rational DOORS Next Generation
DOORS Next Generation Tool Qualification Kit (TQK) from CertTech
BigLever Software Gears Bridge™
pure-systems pure::variants


The big picture

Rational DOORS Next Generation is part of the following solutions for systems engineering, embedded software development, and application software development.

IBM IoT continuous engineering solution
Collaborative Lifecycle Management

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