IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation (DNG) QuickStart
IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation (DNG) QuickStart Quickly Help a Project Team Collaboratively Define and Use Requirements Effectively Across the Software Development Lifecycle! Business Drivers Offering Benefits Key Deliverables Organizations need to deliver more applications and systems faster with higher quality, at reduced risk and expense. Requirements definition and management across the lifecycle is a core enabling capability. IBM will collaborate with you on the rapid adoption of DNG for a team, based on one of the proven out-of-thebox patterns. IBM technical specialists will assist and enable your team in the installation, configuration, and use of DNG. The solution includes training, mentoring, and deployment of a specific usage model on a well-defined and proven infrastructure. Can your team easily answer: • Which requirements are addressed in this release/iteration? • What requirements do I as a developer have to implement? • Are all of the requirements tested? • What components and tests are impacted by a requirements change? • What changes were made to requirements since the last baseline? Improving software delivery is challenging. Common factors that impact speed and success of an adoption: • Lack of collaboration across silos • Ad-hoc or heterogeneous development practices • Stakeholder misalignment and unclear goals • Distributed teams • Adoption inexperience and resource constraints Adoption of development tools is an organizational behavior change as much as it is a technology upgrade. IBM QuickStart helps you address key elements of a tool adoption. Value Proposition: • Accelerate the deployment and adoption of DNG • Reduce the time to self-sufficiency with DNG • Lower the adoption cost by leveraging IBM experience and avoiding common pitfalls • Reduce project costs through clearer, better defined requirements • Improve collaboration between project stakeholders on requirements definition QuickStart Delivers: • Configured installation of Rational DNG project area • Requirements Definition Plan Captures how DNG will be used • DNG Project Template - Re-usable template to create DNG project areas • Enablement material (softcopy) • Summary of findings of the requirements definition process review and recommendations for improvement • Increased level of knowledge of DNG within the analyst team Offering Steps: Assist your team in quickly starting to use DNG 1. Plan deployment and validate prerequisite check list 2. Install DNG 3. Develop usage model and scenarios based on your requirements management needs 4. Configure DNG based on usage 5. Enable and mentor QuickStart team 6. Optimization review and wrap-up Duration: 2-3 weeks Contact For more information regarding this or any Middleware Service Offerings, please contact your IBM Account Manager, Services Sales Representative or visit our website. © IBM Corporation 2015IBM, the IBM logo, ibm.com, Smarter Planet and the planet icon are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation, registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. Other product and service names might be trademarks of IBM or other companies. A current list of IBM trademarks is available on the Web at www.ibm.com/legal/copytrade.shtm.