IBM® Engineering Requirements Management DOORS® Next

IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next (formerly RDNG) is a requirements management tool that provides a smarter way to define, trace, analyze, and manage requirements. Use Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next to optimize communication and collaboration, allowing your teams to increase quality and work more effectively.

Improve requirements management

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
Visualize scenarios
Requirements metrics
Audit history
Common administration


Training resources

IBM has resources available for you to get the most out of Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next. 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

A community at your service, the website for Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next, gives you the unique opportunity to interact with a vibrant user community, as well as with developers of Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next itself. With an active forum, library, blog, and more, support is always at your fingertips.

How we work
What's happening with Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next development


An ecosystem of business partners

Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next has a collection of business partners who have provided integrations with other commonly used tools, complementary solutions, and industry-specific extensions.

Integrations with Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next
CertTech Tool Qualification Solutions
BigLever Software Gears Bridge™
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The big picture

Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next is part of the following solutions for systems engineering, embedded software development, and application software development.

IBM Engineering Lifecycle Managmenet Extended
IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management Base

Engineering Lifecycle Management
Engineering Academy

IBM Engineering Academy

Learn how leveraging a holistic, end-to-end IBM management solution for your systems and software development can help your company be more competitive and more cost effective while also delivering higher quality products.

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