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  • 1. IBM Rational Rhapsody:Saving Resources with Simulations and Prototyping
    Reduce the Time, Cost and Risk of Developing Profitable Products and Systems
  • 2. 2
    360 degreesurround vision
    Predictive collisionavoidance
    Adaptive cruise control
    Driver assistance safety alarms
    Hybrid and electricvehicle control
    Smart Products Require Innovative SystemsIncremental value is created by global interconnection across products, systems, applications and networks
    System of Systems
    Emergency services, vehicle diagnostics, and GPS / location services
    Smart gridhybrid / electricvehicle recharging
    Fleet and trafficmanagement systems
    Integration of vehicle subsystems into a functioning automobile
    Collaboration and visibility across diverse teams and disciplines
    Systems Engineering
    Software-intensive Subsystems
  • 3. 3
    Building a Competency in Systems is ChallengingOvercoming a history of cost overruns, schedule slips and quality issues
    Poor requirements engineering = failed projects
    Paper-based and manual processes hinder efficiency
    Complex architecture is difficult to textually explain
    Functionality is poorly distributed across components
    Hardware/software integration is often late
    Many organizations lack formalized practices
    Silos of people,process, and projects
    Organizational Barriers
    Geographic Barriers
    Infrastructure Barriers
    • Incompatible tools
    • 4. Unreliable access
    • 5. Lengthy on-boarding
    • 6. Inflexible integration
    • 7. Weak collaboration
    • 8. Poor project governance and LOB oversight
    • 9. Security of IP
    • 10. Poor communication
    • 11. Language, culture, time
    • 12. Process gaps resulting in rework
  • 4
    Modern Approaches for Describing Systems Are EvolvingTo Better Manage Complexity and Reduce Time-to-market
    Interface requirements
    System design
    Analysis & trade-off
    Test plans
    Moving from manual methods to a model-driven approach
  • 13. 5
    • Model Based System Engineering Project (MBSE)
    • 14. Close collaboration with customers
    • 15. Facilitated workshops based around prioritized Use Case Analysis
    • 16. Issues resolved within days/weeks
    • 17. Traditional ( Textual Requirements )
    • 18. Regular customer design reviews
    • 19. Design studies main source of issue resolution
    • 20. Issues resolved within Weeks/Months
    • 21. Several Design issues remained at “Design Chill”
    The solution in practice – real world results
  • 22. 6
    $80/defect *
    Requirements Phase
    Development phase
    Released Product
    QA/Testing phase
    Traditional testing methodologies are insufficient80% of development costs are spent identifying and fixing defects
    Repair Cost
    HW/SW integration
    *Source: 2008 GBS Industry standard study
    Defect cost derived in assuming it takes 8 hrs to find, fix and repair a defect when found in code and unit test. Defect FFR cost for other phases calculated by using the multiplier on a blended rate of $80/hr
  • 23. 7
    Why use Model-Based Simulation and Test?
    Model-based specifications are
    early validation and verification of the designs against requirements
    improved maintainability and communication
    Model-driven Testing
    Enables early and repeated testing
    Bugs are found early; hence easier to fix with less cost
    Easy to cross-link requirements, model, code and test data and to synchronize this continuously
    Required for safety standards, like ISO DIS 26262, DO-178B/C, etc.
    High degree of automation possible
    Enables parallel development and test of embedded software
  • 24. 8
    Rational Solutions for Systems and Software Engineering Visually refine requirements into a robust system using Rational Rhapsody
    Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE):
    A standards-based practice for the development of complex systems
    across the mechanical, electronic and software disciplines
  • 25. 9
    Key Enabling Technologies of the Rational Rhapsody Solution
    Software- Centric Workflow
    Requirements Visualization
    Model-Based Testing
    Team Collaboration
  • 26. 10
    Model Execution
    Simulate & Animate
    Validate requirements and design early with continual simulation and testing
    Analyze system functionality for correctness and to determine next steps
    Visually demonstrate and communicate intended behavior to customer and stakeholders
    Execute on the target and animate on the host to verify the application is correct
  • 27. 11
    Graphical Execution of State Machines and Activity Diagrams
    Model Execution
    Visual highlights of system or software state machines and activity diagrams as model executes.
    Easily answers questions such as, “What state is the system in? What path was taken to reach that state?”
    Active State
    Active State
    Active State
  • 28. 12
    Graphical Execution of Sequence Diagrams
    Model Execution
    Visualize message communication using animated sequence diagrams.
    Sequence Diagram drawn automatically during simulation based on inputs and model behavior.
    • Easily compare specification scenarios to scenarios created from model execution in order to identify inconsistencies.
  • 13
    View Run-Time Objects and Data
    View objects created and their data while simulating the system or software.
  • 29. 14
    Enhance Simulation with Graphical Panels
    Model Execution
    Panels can be created and bound to inputs and outputs of the model for enhanced simulation.
    LED bound
    to model output
    Button bound
    to model input
    Button bound
    to model input
  • 30. 15
    Build in Quality from Concept to Launch
    Model Based Testing
    Requirementscapture & analysis
    analysis & design
    integration & test
    integration & test
    Model Based Testing
    Model Based Testing
    SW design
    Ensure Correctness
    Specification & Design
    Ensure Correctness
    SW implementation
    & unit test
    Visual test definition for improved collaboration
    Automated test execution, monitoring and test architecture creation
    Early validation of requirements during systems engineering
    Automate unit and regression testing helping improve software quality
    Traceability to requirements, model, code and test data
  • 31. 16
    Model Driven Testing
    Rational Rhapsody TestConductorIncrease Productivity through Continual Testing
    Record simulations often to validate functionality and verify correctness
    Link to requirements, model, code and test data for traceability
    Automatically create and execute tests from the design model or target platform
    Manage test cases using Rational Quality Manager
  • 32. 17
    Model Driven Testing
    Requirements-driven testing
    Quick definition and execution of model and requirement-aware tests
    Unit testing and regression testing
    Reuse design scenarios as test cases
    Requirement change impact and analysis
    Know which part of the model or which tests are affected by changing requirements
    Pass/fail results can be synchronized with RM tool
  • 33. 18
    Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration
    Rational solution for Systems and Software EngineeringOn-target product and process management via integration on an open platform
    Achieve “quality by design” with an integrated, automated testing process
    Rational Quality Manager
    Manage all system requirements with full traceability across the lifecycle
    Rational DOORS
    Use modeling to validate requirements, architecture and design throughout the development process
    Rational Rhapsody
    Collaborate across diverse engineering disciplines and development teams
    Rational Team Concert
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    iPLONSmarter solar power solutions
    What’s smart?
    • Remote management and control of photovoltaic systems
    • 35. Collection and analysis of power consumption data
    Smarter business outcomes
    • Savings of approximately €10,000 per product due to 25% defect reduction
    • 36. Reduced development time for a new product line by 60% (five months down to two months)
    How Rational enables smarter products
    • Model driven development to accelerate reuse of subsystems and software
    • 37. Model driven testing to improve quality and reduce product development cost
    “Rational Rhapsody enables our system engineers and software developers to improve productivity, quality and communication by abstracting complex designs graphically, automating the development process and finding defects early.”
  • 38. 20
    EWE Group – BTC Embedded Systems AGSmarter energy metering for sustainable energy supply
    What’s smart?
    • Real time visualization of energy usage
    • 39. Empowering consumers with information to help reduce their energy consumption
    • 40. Enables consumers to save costs and reduce peak energy loads
    Smarter business outcomes
    • On time delivery of high quality, robust system
    • 41. Consumers reduced energy costs by 10% typically
    • 42. EWE recognized with environmental and innovation leadership awards
    How Rational enables smarter products
    • Model-based development manages the complexity of developing an interconnected system
    • 43. Model Driven Testing helps improve quality and reduce product development costs
    “Rational Rhapsody with TestConductor solution provided all the needed features, functions and workflows to manage complexity and automate testing for on time and high quality delivery of our trio Smart Box Meter system “
  • 44. 21
    Ensure Success with Rational
    Process and methodology
    Implementation services
    Training and mentoring
    Technical services
    • Process framework workshops
    • 45. Rational Harmony family of Best Practices and Processes
    • 46. Process training
    • 47. Adoption quick starts
    • 48. Deployment support
    • 49. Project architecture workshops
    • 50. Project management
    • 51. Planning support
    • 52. Escalation/risk mitigation
    • 53. Product familiarity
    • 54. Product expertise and specialization
    • 55. Technology transfer
    • 56. Adoption mentoring
    • 57. e-Learning
    • 58. Measured Capability Improvement Framework (MCIF)
    • 59. Product optimization and customization
    • 60. Tool configuration
  • 22
    Complexity can rapidly increase as you develop products and systems
    Finding defects too late in the product lifecycle can be very costly and time-consuming
    IBM Rational’s solution for Systems and Software Engineering:
    Enables simulation of models and discovery of defects much earlier in the product lifecycle when they are cheapest to fix
    Builds in quality from concept to product launch
    Ensure designs and products meet market demands and industry requirements
  • 61. 23
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    Hands-on technical workshops show how to apply IBM Rational system solutions to help improve design outcomes
    Innovate 2011 focuses on systems engineering and embedded software development on the Modeling, Architecture and Construction track and newSystems Engineering track
    Real world results and best practices from customers in A&D, Electronics, Automotive, Energy & Utilities and other industries
    High-energy Exhibit Hall and IBM Solution Center featuring Innovation Labs and Business Partner Solutions
    Profit from Software. Everyware.Starting at Innovate 2011. Mark your calendar and register today!
    Network and gain insight from peers, product developers, product managers, and thought leaders
    Register now and save $100 with promo code MAC11
  • 62. 24
    Learn more at:
    • IBM Rational software
    • 63. IBM Rational Software Delivery Platform
    • 64. Process and portfolio management
    • 65. Change and release management
    • 66. Quality management
    • 67. Architecture management
    • 68. Rational trial downloads
    • 69. Leading Innovation Web site
    • 70. developerWorks Rational
    • 71. IBM Rational TV
    • 72. IBM Business Partners
    • 73. IBM Rational Case Studies
    © Copyright IBM Corporation 2010. All rights reserved. The information contained in these materials is provided for informational purposes only, and is provided AS IS without warranty of any kind, express or implied. IBM shall not be responsible for any damages arising out of the use of, or otherwise related to, these materials. Nothing contained in these materials is intended to, nor shall have the effect of, creating any warranties or representations from IBM or its suppliers or licensors, or altering the terms and conditions of the applicable license agreement governing the use of IBM software. References in these materials to IBM products, programs, or services do not imply that they will be available in all countries in which IBM operates. Product release dates and/or capabilities referenced in these materials may change at any time at IBM’s sole discretion based on market opportunities or other factors, and are not intended to be a commitment to future product or feature availability in any way. IBM, the IBM logo, Rational, the Rational logo, Telelogic, the Telelogic logo, and other IBM products and services are trademarks of the International Business Machines Corporation, in the United States, other countries or both. Other company, product, or service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.
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    Domain-Focused Model-Driven Development
    Raise level of abstraction to help manage complexity
    More than just pictures – consistency maintained across views
    Unified Modeling Language – UML 2.x
    Industry-standard notation for specifying, visualizing, and documenting systems and software designs
    Systems Modeling Language - SysML
    Extends/specializes UML to address needs of the Systems Engineer
    Open standard published by the OMG and INCOSE
    Sequence Diagrams show collaboration
    Activity Diagram shows functions and functional flows
    Use Case Diagram shows high level operation
  • 76. 27
    Standards-based modeling
    Improves communication
    Maintains consistent information across views
    Enhances collaboration
    Industry Standard, Formal Language
    UML for software/architecture
    SysML for systems engineer
    Customize for particular domain
    Safety Analysis, MISRA profiles
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    Requirements Visualization
    Build the right product because the requirements are visible at all times
    Prove that all requirements (user, safety, regulatory, etc.) were fully satisfied
    Understand the requirements
    Analyze stakeholder needs
    Evaluate coverage and impact analysis
    Validate the requirements
    Analyze for correctness and to determine next steps
    Manage Requirements across Lifecycle and Disciplines
  • 78. 29
    Translate Requirements into a System Design
    Requirements Visualization
    • Build the product right with structural and behavioral analysis and design
    • 79. Visualize the system
    • 80. Reduce confusion over requirements
    • 81. Specify system functionality
    • 82. Simulate to confirm functionality
    • 83. Analyze impact of changes
    • 84. Whether in requirements or design
    • 85. Trace requirements in either direction
    • 86. Provide full accountability and understanding
    • 87. Specify and develop software
    • 88. Monitor and control the system
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    Control the System with Optimized Software
    Software- Centric Workflow
    Design efficient embedded source code
    Specify and create from the system requirements
    Import, visualize and refine existing C, C++, C#, Java and Ada applications
    Generate behavior for C, C++, Java, and Ada for embedded targets
    Unite the architecture and code
    Simultaneously work with the system design, software and target platform
    View how a change in any one area is reflected in the others
    Source Code
    Architectural View
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    Leverage existing software investments
    Software- Centric Workflow
    “Code Centric” workflow integrates legacy code into modeling
    Visualize structure and behavior of code for better understanding and identify dependencies
    Visualize interfaces of external code to reference within model
    Code Visualization - allows continuous model reflection of externally evolved code
    Code and model are synchronized - Change one view and other changes automatically
    Class Diagram
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    Software- Centric Workflow
    Full application generation
    Generate complete C, C++, Java, and Ada applications
    Comprehensive code generation, much more than code frames
    Produce construction artifacts such as makefiles
    Customization of generated code by user or organization
    Clean, readable, production quality code
    Rapidly deploy your design onto any target platform
    Rhapsody provides real-time services such as threading, mutexes, message queues, timers, and more
    Can scale down to smaller footprint applications
    Rhapsody Application
    Vxworks, Integrity, others
    16 bit/no RTOS
  • 91. 33
    Team Collaboration
    Collaborate and Communicate throughout Development
    • Collaborate across teams and geographies
    • 92. Reduce time and risk associated with parallel development
    • 93. Enable integrated design, sharing and review across diverse engineering teams
    • 94. Enhance productivity
    • 95. Share views
    • 96. Collaboratively debug
    • 97. Link work items
    • 98. Develop in parallel with graphical base aware differencing and merging
    • 99. Automatically generate reports and documentation directly from the design