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    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery ofIBM WebSphere solutionsLeverage IBM Rational software to optimizeIBM WebSphere solutions ENTER »
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Table of contents Accelerate design and development 3 ● Overview 3 ● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software 4 ● IBM Rational Team Concert 6 ● IBM Rational Software Architect 8 ● IBM Rational Asset Manager 10 Reduce cost of quality 12 ● Overview 12 ● IBM Rational Requirements Composer 13 ● IBM Rational Quality Manager 15 ● IBM Rational Functional Tester 17 ● IBM Rational Performance Tester 19 ● IBM Rational PurifyPlus 21 Optimize web security 23 ● Overview 23 ● IBM Rational AppScan 24 ● IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand 25 Reduce web compliance costs 26 ● Overview 26 ● IBM Rational Policy Tester 27 ● IBM Rational Policy Tester OnDemand Privacy, Quality and Accessibility Edition 28 ● IBM Rational AppScan 29 ● IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand 30 Reduce software deployment and operational costs 31 ● Overview 31 ● IBM Rational Software Architect 33 ● IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere 34 ● IBM Rational Asset Manager 10 « BACK | NEXT » 2
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > Overview Accelerate design and developmentAccelerate design and development Overview ● Is it possible to adhere to agile, formal or hybrid● Overview To succeed in today’s marketplace, the ability to development practices and maintain full project● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software rapidly build, customize and deliver high-quality busi- visibility for effective management, even while● IBM Rational Team Concert ness solutions is essential. However, software proj- developing complex software in distributed● IBM Rational Software Architect ects often hit roadblocks or end up costing more teams? Can you have lean work management,● IBM Rational Asset Manager than budgeted. Geographically displaced “virtual” source code management and defect manage- teams are frequently unable to effectively collaborate ment integrated into a development environmentReduce cost of quality with agility, resulting in key design considerations customized for IBM software? Check outOptimize web security often being overlooked when building their IBM Rational Team Concert™ solutions.Reduce web compliance costs Can you manage the complexity of WebSphere solution. The result is that organizations often find ●Reduce software deployment and operational costs themselves unable to leverage the full power of software solutions and their deployment? Can IBM WebSphere® solutions because their software teams design, deliver and deploy robust, scalable, delivery teams lack necessary skills, time, effective innovative solutions that leverage the latest tech- collaboration or resources. nology and performance benefits of using WebSphere software? To capitalize on your ● Could your development teams benefit from an WebSphere investment in your software delivery environment that accelerates the development, shop, check out IBM Rational Software Architect test and deployment of high-quality enterprise solutions. applications customized for WebSphere software? ● Teams are often solving the same or similar prob- Check out IBM Rational® Application Developer lems, duplicating effort. The invisible threads con- for WebSphere Software solutions. necting software outputs are too often stored in someone’s head or personal desktop. Formal handoffs between teams are often manual and poorly managed. Can you benefit from an effective asset strategy that helps maximize reuse and existing asset visibility and management? Check out IBM Rational Asset Manager solutions. « BACK | NEXT » 3
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere SoftwareAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Application Developer packs—including performance analysis and profiling● Overview for WebSphere Software on the server, integrated WebSphere test servers,● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere and seamless Rational Team Concert collaboration.● IBM Rational Team Concert Software (Rational Application Developer) solutions● IBM Rational Software Architect help Java™ developers quickly design, develop, Deliver IBM WebSphere Application Server and● IBM Rational Asset Manager assemble, test and deploy Java; Java Platform, IBM WebSphere Portal software solutions an Enterprise Edition (Java EE); portal; web; web average of 40 percent faster.2Reduce cost of quality services; and service-oriented architecture (SOA) ● Gain faster development and simpler implementa-Optimize web security applications. Using visual development tools, the tion with Java EE technology.Reduce web compliance costs ● Reduce time writing and developing code with the solution helps team members learn Java applica-Reduce software deployment and operational costs help of automated code generation. tions faster. In an Evans Data Corporation user satisfaction survey of developers, the Rational ● Leverage quick fixes, wizards, validation, migration Application Developer for WebSphere Software, and refactoring support. Version 7.5 solution was chosen as the leading web design and development tool.1 Rational Application Build responsive SOA, Web 2.0 and communica- Developer solutions are particularly well-suited tions applications faster. to the WebSphere development environment in ● Visually construct rich Internet applications and part because of their capabilities supporting SOA services with simplicity. IBM WebSphere Application Server feature ● Enable developers to learn as they go and reduce the barrier to entry for new technology. « BACK | NEXT » 4
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere SoftwareAccelerate design and development Collaborate and deliver within agile projects. ●Realize up to 60 percent faster test cycles with CETaqua● Overview● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software integrated profiling and testing.3 Challenge● IBM Rational Team Concert ●Use Rational Team Concert integrations for collab- CETaqua, a not-for-profit water management technol-● IBM Rational Software Architect orative team debug and code coverage as well as ogy research center in Barcelona, Spain, was using an● IBM Rational Asset Manager work item and source-code management within integrated solution based on IBM WebSphere Portal geographically distributed agile teams. and IBM Lotus® Domino® software. Because theReduce cost of quality versions of its Lotus Domino and WebSphere PortalOptimize web security software were no longer supported, the research Rely on an integrated platform for life-cycleReduce web compliance costs application management. center decided to migrate to the newest versions ofReduce software deployment and operational costs the software. ●Incrementally deploy to integrated WebSphere Application Server software and IBM WebSphere Solution Portal Server software to reduce deployment and IBM helped CETaqua upgrade to WebSphere testing effort by up to 80 percent.4 Portal Version 6.1 and Lotus Domino Enterprise Server 8.5 software and installed the latest version Learn more: of the IBM Rational Application Developer for ibm.com/software/awdtools/developer/application/ WebSphere Software application, which the organiza- tion uses to develop WebSphere Portal portlets, IBM Lotus Notes® servlets and WebSphere servlets. Benefits ● Improved performance and response times ● Gained the ability to take advantage of Web 2.0 technology in development processes Read the entire case study. « BACK | NEXT » 5
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Team ConcertAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Team Concert ● Improve project transparency with automated● Overview IBM Rational Team Concert software helps support reporting to streamline status meetings.● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software agile development so you can rapidly build better ● Organize and coordinate project and product● IBM Rational Team Concert quality solutions with a comprehensive, lean release plans, team plans, and individual plans in● IBM Rational Software Architect development framework that includes agile, formal multiple views and paradigms.● IBM Rational Asset Manager and hybrid planning and reporting. Designed to connect dispersed WebSphere Application Server Support distributed teams.Reduce cost of quality development teams, Rational Team Concert soft- ●Collaborate using capabilities such as communi-Optimize web security ware helps increase individual and team productivity cation in context, event feeds and automatedReduce web compliance costs traceability. and compress development cycles. Based on theReduce software deployment and operational costs IBM Jazz™ platform, Rational Team Concert ●Support best practices and align your project software supports practically any plan, process teams, their internal organization and the artifacts and platform. Formal planning templates support they are working on. traditional project phases, while new risk manage- ●Simplify debugging, improve code coverage of ment capabilities suit traditional, agile or hybrid your test cases and resolve issues earlier by inte- teams. It also includes customizable process grating with the Rational Application Developer for automation and guidance features that can WebSphere Software application. help you enforce your organization’s processes ●Enhance stakeholder participation with a powerful to ensure predictable results. web UI for project leads, users, customers and external partners to participate in WebSphere Build better software and products. Application Server projects, check status ●Help maximize developer productivity through and submit defects. integration with the Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software application. ●Break through development planning challenges with comprehensive template options. « BACK | NEXT » 6
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Team ConcertAccelerate design and development Simplify and automate project management. ● Improve the planning and predictability of Large hotel chain in the United Kingdom● Overview● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software WebSphere development projects using task Challenge● IBM Rational Team Concert boards, Gantt charts, product backlogs A large hotel chain in the United Kingdom recognized● IBM Rational Software Architect and dashboards. that its existing booking website did not have the● IBM Rational Asset Manager ● Exploit a scalable infrastructure that provides reliability, scalability and maintainability to meet the common processes and security as well as open current and future needs of the business.Reduce cost of quality integrations and services.Optimize web security Solution ● Integrate source code management and defectReduce web compliance costs management, helping to ensure more-accurate The company engaged IBM Business Partner ImtechReduce software deployment and operational costs ICT to implement a comprehensive IBM WebSphere project updates. and IBM Rational solution. Learn more: Benefits ibm.com/software/rational/products/rtc/index.html ● Addressed the client’s current demands and positioned it to accommodate future demands Calculate your ROI. ● Handled the demands for the client’s marketing sales days, which drive a high level of visitors, and Use Rational Team Concert software at no cost increased the number of bookings for up to 10 developers. Want proof? Read more case studies. « BACK | NEXT » 7
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Software ArchitectAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Software Architect Software Architect solutions also include modeling● Overview The IBM Rational Software Architect application is and development support for industry-specific mod-● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software IBM’s most comprehensive architecture, design and els and standards and provide teams the ability to● IBM Rational Team Concert construction solution. It provides architects with a create a flexible, robust architecture that is cus-● IBM Rational Software Architect wide variety of capabilities, including software solu- tomized for their needs.● IBM Rational Asset Manager tion design for Java, Java EE and SOA applications; architecting how that software will be deployed; and Reduce maintenance and development costs.Reduce cost of quality allowing transformations between business models, ●Manage solution complexity with abstraction.Optimize web security SOA models and services. Rational Software ●Capture specific business logic with just-enoughReduce web compliance costs modeling and agile sketching. Architect solutions can also build on RationalReduce software deployment and operational costs Application Developer software and have all of that application’s development capabilities, including the Deliver applications that scale and address busi- WebSphere software–specific development, test and ness objectives. deployment functions that help make it simpler and ●Leverage automation to support innovation faster to create WebSphere software. Rational initiatives. ●Free up overhead resources with pattern reuse and analysis. « BACK | NEXT » 8
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Software ArchitectAccelerate design and development Shorten learning curves and reduce the need for specialized training. Eastern European travel agency● Overview● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software ● Automate design, delivery and testing with visual Challenge● IBM Rational Team Concert construction. An Eastern European travel agency needed to inte-● IBM Rational Software Architect grate an inflexible green-screen sales application with● IBM Rational Asset Manager Enable continual engagement with stakeholders. its Web-based flight booking system. It also needed to ●Enable quick responses to fixes and new require- update its legacy systems to comply with EuropeanReduce cost of quality ments with iterative development. Union regulations.Optimize web securityReduce web compliance costs Learn more: SolutionReduce software deployment and operational costs The company created a new web browser–based ibm.com/software/awdtools/swarchitect/ system running on IBM WebSphere Application Server software and an IBM DB2® Workgroup Server Edition database. It used IBM Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software solutions to protect, manage, model and develop the new business application with a user-friendly front end. The travel agency is creating similar interfaces for other travel service products that will enable customers to purchase tickets directly online. Benefits ● Simplified and sped the creation of a robust architecture ● Enabled reuse of patterns for new offerings Want proof? Read more case studies. « BACK | NEXT » 9
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Asset ManagerAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Asset Manager Unlike stand-alone BPM tools and SOA registries,● Overview IBM Rational Asset Manager software is a definitive IBM Rational Asset Manager software enhances● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software library management system you can use to catalog, these solutions by governing the development● IBM Rational Team Concert organize, use, reuse, manage and report on virtually assets so solutions can be delivered with speed and● IBM Rational Software Architect any type of asset for business, technology or soft- quality beginning with the initial design.● IBM Rational Asset Manager ware across your enterprise. If your organization is implementing business process management Catalog, govern and share assets for WebSphereReduce cost of quality (BPM) or SOA initiatives, asset management can software using key integrations.Optimize web security enhance them. Asset management keeps stake- ● IBM WebSphere Business Modeler,Reduce web compliance costs IBM WebSphere Integration Developer and holders engaged in your BPM and SOA initiatives byReduce software deployment and operational costs involving them in the governance of the BPM assets IBM WebSphere Business Monitor software inte- and their relationship to solution assets. In addition, grate with Rational Asset Manager software. Users governance for SOA development assets such as can browse, add and import BPM assets directly models, code, Web Services Description Language, from within their supported WebSphere products. or XML Schema Definition Language (XSD) improves ● IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository the quality of run-time services. They can be built and Rational Asset Manager software govern the faster by reusing shared components, can be of service life cycle from creation to consumption. higher quality by ensuring that common definitions The integration supports publishing and synchro- and frameworks are used (such as an enterprise nizing the development SOA assets with their definition of the customer XSD), and are designed to associated run-time services, closing the loop on meet service level agreement requirements from comprehensive SOA governance. producers and consumers. « BACK | NEXT » 10
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Accelerate design and development > IBM Rational Asset ManagerAccelerate design and development ● Rational Software Architect software integrates with Rational Asset Manager software. Users can Shell● Overview● IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software publish, consume and manage model assets Challenge● IBM Rational Team Concert including standard models, deployment and Every day, more than 10 million people around the● IBM Rational Software Architect topology models. world pull into 45,000 Shell service stations for fuel.● IBM Rational Asset Manager ● IBM Rational Automation Framework for But filling gas tanks accounts for only one part of the WebSphere and IBM Rational Build Forge® Shell business. This global group of energy and petro-Reduce cost of quality software integrate with Rational Asset Manager chemical companies is working to develop innovativeOptimize web security approaches to addressing the world’s current and software. Users can publish and consume assetsReduce web compliance costs such as approved deployment entities. Automation future energy challenges. It wanted to deliver ITReduce software deployment and operational costs services consistently, reliably and repeatedly to projects can be invoked automatically based on better support business goals, enhance business the life cycle of an asset. agility and promote innovation. Learn more: Solution jazz.net/projects/rational-asset-manager/ Shell IT teamed up with IBM to create a knowledge management system (KMS) based on IBM Rational Asset Manager software to address its challenges. The KMS provides the tools to support IT processes efficiently while helping the IT group link, manage and access IT information from a wide range of sources. Benefits ● Better aligned IT with the business, helping to increase business agility and facilitate innovation ● Enhanced IT efficiency by providing easy access to IT information, improving reuse of existing solutions, accelerating training and increasing staff flexibility ● Created a foundation that can be extended across additional lines of business and geographic regions Watch a video on the case study. « BACK | NEXT » 11
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > Overview Reduce cost of qualityAccelerate design and development Overview ● Do you struggle with achieving quality goals and Success or failure often depends on one thing: ensuring that business-critical applicationsReduce cost of quality whose product is of the highest quality? Moreover, address user requirements and performance● Overview supporting business transformation through ongoing criteria? Check out IBM Rational Quality Manager● IBM Rational Requirements Composer innovation is essential—as is the need to optimize software.● IBM Rational Quality Manager results and control risk and cost while increasing ● Does your testing team struggle to keep pace with● IBM Rational Functional Tester productivity of your WebSphere development. That’s development? Check out IBM Rational Functional● IBM Rational Performance Tester● IBM Rational PurifyPlus why it’s important to establish a more coordinated, Tester software. agile and transparent approach across the product ● Are you getting optimal performance and availabil-Optimize web security and service life cycle. IBM Rational quality manage- ity from your WebSphere applications? Check outReduce web compliance costs IBM Rational Performance Tester software. ment solutions can help by offering a collaborative,Reduce software deployment and operational costs process-led approach, supported by integrated data, ● Do your developers need to write reliable code tooling and real-time metrics for managing project more quickly? Check out IBM Rational quality health for proactive governance. PurifyPlus™ software. ● Do you need a better way to effectively define Managing project quality can help requirements, gain consensus and then manage changes? Check out IBM Rational Requirements produce significant cost savings. Accord- Composer software. ing to the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute, “Data indicate that 60-80 percent of the cost of software development is in rework.”5 « BACK | NEXT » 12
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Requirements ComposerAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Requirements Composer Collaborate with business and technology IBM Rational Requirements Composer software experts.Reduce cost of quality provides a single, shared location for requirements ● Enable teams to examine the same requirements● Overview information, helping to unify product and service from different perspectives.● IBM Rational Requirements Composer development teams and better drive refinement of ● Allow teams to connect artifacts to other elements● IBM Rational Quality Manager WebSphere solutions. The software can help and artifacts, providing a big-picture view of a● IBM Rational Functional Tester improve quality, speed time to market, and keep requirement on operations.● IBM Rational Performance Tester● IBM Rational PurifyPlus business objectives and IT solutions aligned throughout the development life cycle.Optimize web securityReduce web compliance costs Build consensus with an open, collaborativeReduce software deployment and operational costs platform. ● Gain a Web 2.0–based approach to team collaboration. ● Achieve customizable, real-time views of project information and requirements. « BACK | NEXT » 13
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Requirements ComposerAccelerate design and development Simplify information organization, interaction and retrieval. IAGReduce cost of quality ● Gain a single location for managing requirements Challenge● Overview inputs, enabling teams to store, tag, and link infor- IAG Consulting is a leading specialist in requirements● IBM Rational Requirements Composer mation and artifacts. discovery and management operating across North● IBM Rational Quality Manager ● Enable users to more easily find relevant informa- America. Its consultants are placed into demanding● IBM Rational Functional Tester tion with robust search and filter capabilities. engagements in which time is invariably short and the● IBM Rational Performance Tester volume of information to be generated is substantial.● IBM Rational PurifyPlus Learn more: ibm.com/software/awdtools/rrc/ IAG’s team must follow strict guidelines and adhere toOptimize web security certain elicitation techniques the company has foundReduce web compliance costs to be optimal. The pace and rigor of requirements dis- Calculate your ROI.Reduce software deployment and operational costs covery at IAG places a set of challenging requirements on any technology used by the IAG team, and conse- quently, the IAG team has seen few tools capable of meeting its demands. Solution The IAG team developed a solid solution for its analyst teams composed of IBM Rational Requirements Composer, IBM Rational RequisitePro® and, for certain engagements, IBM Rational Software Architect software. Benefits ● Dramatically reduced rollout costs and training costs ● Consumed less than 10 percent of overhead by using Rational tools in direct requirements discovery ● Saw significant overall savings for customers across the requirements life cycle Read the entire case study. « BACK | NEXT » 14
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Quality ManagerAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Quality Manager Lower cost of quality by optimizing transparency IBM Rational Quality Manager software helps organ- and traceability of artifacts.Reduce cost of quality izations optimize project quality with a single, shared ●Speed cycle time by automating build, test and● Overview test management hub that provides integrated life- debug activities.● IBM Rational Requirements Composer cycle support across virtually any platform and type ●Write builds and test cases to approved and vali-● IBM Rational Quality Manager of testing. It provides a customizable, role-driven dated requirements.● IBM Rational Functional Tester solution for test planning, creation and execution as ●Gain comprehensive traceability of defects back to● IBM Rational Performance Tester● IBM Rational PurifyPlus well as workflow control, tracking and metrics original requirements for analysis. reporting. You can cut risk and cost with transparent, ●Optimize lab efficiency and asset utilization to saveOptimize web security role-based collaboration; speed time to market by on test lab overhead.Reduce web compliance costs automating labor-intensive, error-prone activities;Reduce software deployment and operational costs and improve WebSphere applications by proactively Increase efficiency of manual testing. managing with real-time, fact-based insights. Overall, ● Reduce keystrokes with the help of simplified and these capabilities help align project decisions and faster navigation. deliverables with business objectives. ● Rely on step-by-step capture and execution with assisted data entry. Help reduce costs by understanding and control- ling sources of risk. ● Discover defect sources for proactive corrective action. ● Prevent duplicate defects. ● Prioritize testing tasks with risk-based testing tied to business objectives using risk ranking and assessment. « BACK | NEXT » 15
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Quality ManagerAccelerate design and development Proactively govern with real-time analysis and actionable reporting. An IT solutions companyReduce cost of quality ● Measure and manage quality, projects and teams Challenge● Overview using real-time intelligence based on best-practice Headquartered in New Zealand, this organization● IBM Rational Requirements Composer metrics, customized dashboards and reports. plans, develops, runs and maintains comprehensive IT● IBM Rational Quality Manager ● Respond more easily to regulatory requirements solutions. To improve insight and decision making,● IBM Rational Functional Tester and compliance audits. the company needed to automate its labor-intensive,● IBM Rational Performance Tester manual test management processes.● IBM Rational PurifyPlus Learn more:Optimize web security Solution ibm.com/software/rational/offerings/quality/Reduce web compliance costs The business implemented IBM Rational QualityReduce software deployment and operational costs Manager software to plan tests, manage test assets, Calculate your ROI. enable requirements-based testing and improve col- laboration across the testing team. The software also gave the company the ability to offer its customers view-only access to IBM Rational Quality Manager assets, providing an up-to-date view of project progress that included reports detailing tested and to-be-tested requirements. Benefits ● Reduced test management time by an estimated 20 percent ● Reduced time spent tracing requirements to test cases by 60 percent ● Improved insight into all aspects of the testing process, enabling managers to make better- informed decisions, allocate resources, improve predictability and mitigate business risk Want proof? Read more case studies. « BACK | NEXT » 16
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Functional TesterAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Functional Tester Help reduce test maintenance with scripts IBM Rational Functional Tester software provides resilient to application changes.Reduce cost of quality automated testing capabilities for functional testing, ● Free quality assurance departments to focus on● Overview regression testing, GUI testing and data-driven test- more thorough rather than basic tests.● IBM Rational Requirements Composer ing, helping your test teams keep pace with develop- ● Reuse individual tests with multiple sets of test● IBM Rational Quality Manager ment. It helps teams of virtually any skill level data, and automate tests that are resilient to fre-● IBM Rational Functional Tester minimize test maintenance, providing wizards and quent application user interface changes with● IBM Rational Performance Tester● IBM Rational PurifyPlus storyboard testing to enhance automation and IBM ScriptAssure® technology. speed test creation for new users.Optimize web security Give team members of every level the toolingReduce web compliance costs they need. Automate regression testing for rapid validationReduce software deployment and operational costs of core functionality. ● Gain support for analysts, testers, GUI developers ● Simplify test visualization and editing with and just about anyone else involved in quality storyboard testing that uses natural language assurance and test activities. and rendered screenshots. ● Allow the use of key words to power portions of manual tests with automated testing. « BACK | NEXT » 17
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Functional TesterAccelerate design and development Simplify test efforts with preconfigured integrations. Middle Eastern kingdomReduce cost of quality ● Integrate with Rational Quality Manager software, Challenge● Overview which offers a number of benefits, including the A Middle Eastern kingdom struggled to respond to cit-● IBM Rational Requirements Composer following: izen inquiries because most of its processes were● IBM Rational Quality Manager – Simplifying the process of creating, executing manual, with staff taking days or even weeks to● IBM Rational Functional Tester and managing test assets respond. The kingdom sought to implement anytime,● IBM Rational Performance Tester – Optimizing quality, reliability, performance and anywhere services.● IBM Rational PurifyPlus compliance of delivered WebSphere productOptimize web security Solution and software solutionsReduce web compliance costs The kingdom implemented a solution to modernize ● Improve access to work items with integration ofReduce software deployment and operational costs services that includes an array of IBM technologies, the IBM Jazz Eclipse Client, Version 2.0 platform including WebSphere software and IBM WebSphere for IBM Rational Team Concert and Rational DataPower® SOA Appliance devices hosting IBM SOA Quality Manager servers. middleware products. IBM Rational Functional Tester software provides comprehensive support for build, Learn more: test and release management, which is key to ibm.com/software/awdtools/tester/functional/ enabling the anywhere, anytime access to services. Calculate your ROI. Benefits ● Streamlines the interaction between the government and the people ● Helps reduce response time from days to minutes ● Improves efficiency of government agencies and increases staff productivity Want proof? Read more case studies. « BACK | NEXT » 18
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Performance TesterAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Performance Tester ● Gain a rich, tree-based test editor that delivers IBM Rational Performance Tester software is a per- both high-level and detailed views of tests.Reduce cost of quality formance testing tool used to identify the presence ● Analyze the location and root cause of system● Overview and cause of system performance bottlenecks. It performance bottlenecks in WebSphere Portal● IBM Rational Requirements Composer provides test teams of virtually all skill levels with software environments.● IBM Rational Quality Manager● IBM Rational Functional Tester automated performance testing capabilities to validate the scalability of web- and server-based Leverage advanced data access and● IBM Rational Performance Tester● IBM Rational PurifyPlus applications—before a system goes live. The soft- manipulation. ware is designed to reduce load testing complexity ●Gain automated tracing of complex data relation-Optimize web security while providing flexible workload scheduling and ships through WebSphere Portal applications,Reduce web compliance costs which may overburden other performance testing reporting capabilities.Reduce software deployment and operational costs tools. Quickly achieve higher productivity. ●Attain flexible modeling and emulation of diverse ●Enable experts to pinpoint issues by using an user populations. innovative, no-code approach to performance testing that masks code but exposes underlying details, facilitating rapid, large-scale performance tests. « BACK | NEXT » 19
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational Performance TesterAccelerate design and development Measure performance results against business objectives. Telecommunications providerReduce cost of quality ●Automate service level agreement mandates and Challenge● Overview provide reports to stakeholders. A telecommunications provider in the Philippines● IBM Rational Requirements Composer needed to reach a new level of agility in the creation● IBM Rational Quality Manager Learn more: and management of promotional service offerings.● IBM Rational Functional Tester ibm.com/software/awdtools/tester/performance/● IBM Rational Performance Tester Solution● IBM Rational PurifyPlus In a joint engagement, IBM and Nokia SiemensOptimize web security Networks designed and built an SOA-based serviceReduce web compliance costs creation and delivery platform for the providerReduce software deployment and operational costs that enables it to rapidly and cost-effectively create service offerings from reusable service components. IBM Rational Performance Tester, IBM Rational Functional Tester and IBM Rational Service Tester for SOA Quality solutions help staff identify the presence and cause of system performance bottlenecks, auto- mate functional and regression testing, and improve the quality of web service–based SOA applications. Benefits ● 600 percent increase in promotion effectiveness ● More than 95 percent reduction in the time and cost of developing new promotions Want proof? Read more case studies. « BACK | NEXT » 20
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational PurifyPlusAccelerate design and development IBM Rational PurifyPlus Gain access to four basic capabilities packaged IBM Rational PurifyPlus software dynamically into a single product.Reduce cost of quality analyzes software to help increase developer pro- ● Memory debugging● Overview ductivity and improve application reliability and per- ● Memory leak detection● IBM Rational Requirements Composer formance. With four capabilities included in a single ● Performance profiling● IBM Rational Quality Manager product—including memory error and memory link ● Code coverage analysis● IBM Rational Functional Tester● IBM Rational Performance Tester detection, application performance profiling, and● IBM Rational PurifyPlus code coverage analysis—you can optimize Develop high-quality code faster. WebSphere applications from their first release. ●Pinpoint hard-to-find bugs.Optimize web security ●Increase productivity and flexibility by gainingReduce web compliance costs the ability to instrument an entire application orReduce software deployment and operational costs portions of it. ●Reduce development disruptions with direct analy- sis of executables, with no recompilation. « BACK | NEXT » 21
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce cost of quality > IBM Rational PurifyPlusAccelerate design and development Streamline team development processes. ● Gain rapid creation of defect reports through inte- Digital document management technology providerReduce cost of quality gration with IBM Rational ClearQuest® software. Challenge● Overview ● Take a proactive approach to improving overall A digital document management technology and serv-● IBM Rational Requirements Composer code quality by using both dynamic and static ices provider needed to increase development effi-● IBM Rational Quality Manager analysis tools—specifically by using IBM Rational ciency, improve quality and decrease time to market● IBM Rational Functional Tester PurifyPlus software with IBM Rational Software for its innovative print systems. It sought a new● IBM Rational Performance Tester Analyzer software to reduce the number of code approach to real-time software development that pro-● IBM Rational PurifyPlus defects. moted software reuse and enabled development ofOptimize web security increasingly complex embedded systems.Reduce web compliance costs Learn more:Reduce software deployment and operational costs Solution ibm.com/software/awdtools/purifyplus/ The company adopted IBM Rational solutions for model-driven development and software change and configuration management to build its embedded sys- tems. It uses IBM Rational PurifyPlus software to per- form code coverage analysis and identify memory leaks during model-driven development. Benefits ● Enabled reuse of more than 50 percent of software components ● Enabled early hardware and software loop testing to help ensure quality Want proof? Read more case studies. « BACK | NEXT » 22
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    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce web compliance costs > Overview Reduce web compliance costsAccelerate design and development Overview ● Do you need help ensuring that websites are Web compliance is complex and multidimensional, accessible to disabled users and protecting userReduce cost of quality involving not only security but also accessibility, pri- privacy? Check out IBM Rational Policy Tester®Optimize web security vacy and even compliance with internal quality stan- software.Reduce web compliance costs dards. And given the critical role the web now plays ● Do you want to hasten time to value and reduce● Overview up-front investment costs of a Rational Policy in business, regulators and industry organizations● IBM Rational Policy Tester Tester solution? Check out IBM Rational Policy are continually adding rules and regulations● IBM Rational Policy Tester OnDemand Privacy, Quality and Tester OnDemand Privacy, Quality and Accessibility Edition designed to protect customers and shareholders and guarantee access to disabled users. The result Accessibility Edition software.● IBM Rational AppScan is that, in many industries, organizations must figure ● Do you need help with security-related compli-● IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand out how to control costs while complying with strict ance? Check out IBM Rational AppScan software.Reduce software deployment and operational costs and evolving regulations. IBM Rational solutions can ● Do you want to hasten time to value and reduce help you address compliance in WebSphere appli- up-front investment costs of a Rational AppScan cations while keeping costs in check. software solution? Check out IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand software. « BACK | NEXT » 26
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce web compliance costs > IBM Rational Policy TesterAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Policy Tester Learn more: IBM Rational Policy Tester software can help your ibm.com/software/awdtools/tester/policy/Reduce cost of quality organization address compliance with privacy, qual-Optimize web security ity and accessibility requirements through auto-Reduce web compliance costs mated scanning and reporting. The solution crawls● Overview Semiconductor manufacturer through website content and applications to analyze● IBM Rational Policy Tester Challenge data, stores findings, and generates actionable● IBM Rational Policy Tester OnDemand Privacy, Quality and A semiconductor manufacturer sought a solution that Accessibility Edition reports that you can use to address virtually any could help it deal with an array of issues related to● IBM Rational AppScan issues uncovered during scans. The software sup- website management, including widespread broken IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand ports multiple user roles and prioritizes issues.● links, difficulty keeping track of content and identifyingReduce software deployment and operational costs potential privacy issues. Analyze websites for quality, compliance, privacy and accessibility issues based on best practices, Solution regulatory requirements and internal policies. The company implemented an IBM Rational Policy ● Learn whether sites meet Section 508 of the Tester OnDemand solution, which enabled it to find Rehabilitation Act and Web Content Accessibility and fix broken links and perform end-of-life and Guidelines (WCAG) requirements to ensure site orphan analysis on web pages. It also can now inven- accessibility for disabled users. tory metatag and page content as well as generate an ● Gain support for the privacy of customers’ person- inventory of privacy policies on websites to compare ally identifiable information entered on websites. with regulatory compliance requirements. Benefits Gain web quality testing to optimize website ● Improved the customer experience by reducing bro- functionality and support a positive user ken links and obsolete content experience. ● Identified the effect on web pages of removing old content from the website Address compliance with regulations such as the ● Reduced the cost of migration work by identifying Health Insurance Portability and Accountability unlinked content Act (HIPAA), the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and Safe Harbor with Want proof? Read more case studies. comprehensive privacy testing. « BACK | NEXT » 27
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    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce web compliance costs > IBM Rational AppScanAccelerate design and development IBM Rational AppScan IBM Rational AppScan software provides a leading National air navigation services providerReduce cost of quality web application compliance and security solution ChallengeOptimize web security that can help you more easily track compliance with To stay ahead of emerging risks and maintain aReduce web compliance costs key industry and regulatory requirements. The soft- security-rich flow of business-critical information● Overview across internal stakeholders and airline customers, ware includes more than 40 out-of-the-box compli-● IBM Rational Policy Tester a national air navigation services provider needed to ance reports and also enables users to produce● IBM Rational Policy Tester OnDemand Privacy, Quality and adopt the latest web application security technology. Accessibility Edition custom security reports that facilitate faster● IBM Rational AppScan resolution of critical compliance issues. Solution● IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand The provider adopted a comprehensive solution— Support major regulatory requirements, includ-Reduce software deployment and operational costs based on IBM Rational AppScan software—that auto- ing the following: mates security and compliance-related issue testing ● National Institute of Standards and Technology of its core web applications and that easily integrates Special Publication (NIST SP) 800-53 into its software development life cycle. ● Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) top 10 Benefits ● Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard ● Enhanced the security of web applications through (PCI DSS) best practices such as regular scanning for vulnera- ● Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) bilities throughout the software life cycle ● Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) ● Provided ease of use and clear fix recommenda- tions, resulting in quick developer acceptance and ● Health Insurance Portability and Accountability improved productivity Act (HIPAA) ● Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Want proof? Read more case studies. ● Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) ● Payment Application Best Practices (PABP) Learn more: ibm.com/software/awdtools/appscan/ « BACK | NEXT » 29
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce web compliance costs > IBM Rational AppScan OnDemandAccelerate design and development IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand Rely on a scalable, reliable and security-rich The IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand offering hosting environment with no maintenance orReduce cost of quality provides a way to rapidly realize the benefits of setup costs.Optimize web security IBM Rational AppScan software without the need forReduce web compliance costs infrastructure investments. The hosted solution is Leverage a team of experienced solution● Overview managers to optimize the cost and efficacy of run by an experienced team of compliance and● IBM Rational Policy Tester security compliance. security experts from IBM.● IBM Rational Policy Tester OnDemand Privacy, Quality and Accessibility Edition The service also gives you access to the IBM team Support major regulatory requirements,● IBM Rational AppScan for a set number of hours each month, so you can including the following:● IBM Rational AppScan OnDemand benefit from its expertise on industry best practices ● NIST SP 800-53Reduce software deployment and operational costs and get help interpreting scan results and learning ● OWASP top 10 valuable remediation tips. The software includes ● PCI DSS more than 40 out-of-the-box compliance reports ● SOX and also enables users to produce custom security ● GLBA reports that facilitate faster resolution of critical com- ● HIPAA pliance issues. ● FERPA ● FIPPA ● PABP Learn more: ibm.com/software/awdtools/appscan/ « BACK | NEXT » 30
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce software deployment and operational costs > Overview Reduce software deployment and operational costsAccelerate design and development Overview Deployment planning and automation solutions As your WebSphere environments grow, the from IBM can help you gain significant cost andReduce cost of quality complexity of application deployments makes it operational efficiencies in the development andOptimize web security imperative for stakeholders, solution architects and operations (DevOps) areas through an integratedReduce web compliance costs IT operations teams to be able to communicate plan-automate-govern life cycle for your WebSphereReduce software deployment and operational costs deployments. These solutions help you deploy the effectively to prevent risks and costly downtime.● Overview Moreover, the switch to agile development has made right deliverables, with the right plan, using the right● IBM Rational Software Architect deployments a far more frequent occurrence that automation. You can govern, catalog and share● IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere must be automated to cut down on manual tasks application artifacts, standard templates and deploy-● IBM Rational Asset Manager and IT downtime. ment plans. From the governed catalog, you can plan your desired deployment using discovered resources and standard configuration templates. Planning helps ensure that the right solution deploy- ment requirements can be expressed in an explicit, formal and repeatable format (deployment diagrams) that can be used to automate deployment and free staff to work on more value-added tasks. « BACK | NEXT » 31
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    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce software deployment and operational costs > IBM Rational Software ArchitectAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Software Architect Create a visual representation of how the IBM Rational Software Architect solutions offer your software will be deployed.Reduce cost of quality organization the ability to explicitly design how soft- ● Deployment artifacts representing WebSphereOptimize web security ware will be deployed on physical IT assets. This servers, databases and different physical locationsReduce web compliance costs helps ensure that your software solutions consis- where software will be deployed can be chartedReduce software deployment and operational costs out, and connections between these artifacts can tently deploy correctly without a lot of rework. Smart● Overview tools for discovering and representing infrastructure be defined.● IBM Rational Software Architect help you maximize the use of your existing assets,● IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere while the ability to store deployment information in Enhance communication between architects,● IBM Rational Asset Manager best-practice configuration templates allows repeat- developers and IT operations teams. able deployments with reduced risk and effort. ●Allow IT to start planning in advance, reducing the risk that there won’t be sufficient resources when they’re needed during test and deployment stages of software delivery. Learn more: ibm.com/software/awdtools/swarchitect/ « BACK | NEXT » 33
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce software deployment and operational costs > IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphereAccelerate design and development IBM Rational Automation Framework Automate, consolidate and simplify administra- for WebSphere tive activities for WebSphere Application ServerReduce cost of quality IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere and WebSphere Portal environments.Optimize web security software provides general purpose automation ● Deliver software faster with fewer resources withReduce web compliance costs services with deep configuration and deployment the help of application deployment automation.Reduce software deployment and operational costs ● Leverage a library of more than 850 field-tested capabilities for installing, patching and deploying● Overview configuration and installation scripts. applications and services to numerous WebSphere● IBM Rational Software Architect ● Accomplish automated multiple cell administration. and non-WebSphere platforms, including● IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere ● Automate WebSphere software installation and WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere● IBM Rational Asset Manager patching. Portal applications, the IBM WebSphere Business Process Manager suite, IBM WebSphere MQ software and IBM WebSphere Message Broker Gain the ability to check that configuration software. The framework helps you create more- changes are applied correctly to the right accurate, -reliable and -consistent WebSphere appli- environment in the right sequence. cations by maintaining normalized configuration ●Support accurate and reliable WebSphere soft- data, applying the right data to the right WebSphere ware deployments. environment and applying data in a repeatable man- ●Gain the ability for WebSphere Application Server ner to WebSphere environments. administrators to consistently make changes across cells, mitigating the risk of human error while improving the quality of environments and time to market. ●Apply data in a repeatable manner to WebSphere environments for consistency. « BACK | NEXT » 34
    • IBM SoftwareSupercharge delivery of IBM WebSphere solutions Reduce software deployment and operational costs > IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphereAccelerate design and development Decrease WebSphere Application Server and An IBM business value assessment for a WebSphere Portal software downtime.Reduce cost of quality ●Gain fast rollback with a configuration change financial services company found thatOptimize web security management repository that maintains a history of Rational Automation Framework forReduce web compliance costsReduce software deployment and operational costs deployment steps. WebSphere software could save it at ●Hasten resolution of environment differences with● Overview tools that help users visually compare settings in least US$276,000 per year in● IBM Rational Software Architect different environments. WebSphere administration time.● IBM Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere● IBM Rational Asset Manager Learn more: ibm.com/software/rational/products/ buildforge/framework/ « BACK | NEXT » 35
    • For more informationTo learn more about how IBM Rational software can supercharge your IBM WebSpheresoftware investment, contact your local IBM representative or IBM Business Partner, orvisit: ibm.com/software/rationalAdditionally, financing solutions from IBM Global Financing can enable effective cash © Copyright IBM Corporation 2011management, protection from technology obsolescence, improved total cost of owner- IBM Corporation Software Groupship and return on investment. Also, our Global Asset Recovery Services help address Route 100environmental concerns with new, more energy-efficient solutions. For more information Somers, NY 10589on IBM Global Financing, visit: ibm.com/financing U.S.A. Produced in the United States of America June 2011 All Rights Reserved IBM, the IBM logo, ibm.com, Rational, and WebSphere are trademarks of International Business Machines Corp., 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 “Copyright and trademark information” at ibm.com/legal/copytrade.shtml Java and all Java-based trademarks and logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Oracle and/or its affiliates. References in this publication to IBM products or services do not imply that IBM intends to make them available in all countries in which IBM operates. The information contained in this documentation is provided for informational purposes only. While efforts were made to verify the completeness and accuracy of the information contained in this documentation, it is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, express or implied. In addition, this information is based on IBM’s current product plans and strategy, which are subject to change by IBM without notice. IBM shall not be responsible for any damages arising out of the use of, or otherwise related to, this documentation or any other documentation. Nothing contained in this documentation 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. Each IBM customer is responsible for ensuring its own compliance with legal requirements. It is the customer’s sole responsibility to obtain advice of competent legal counsel as to the identification and interpretation of any relevant laws and regulatory requirements that may 1 Evans Data Corporation, Users’ Choice: 2010 Software Development Platforms, June 2010. affect the customer’s business and any actions the customer may need to take to comply with 2,3,4 such laws. IBM does not provide legal advice or represent or warrant that its services or Based on IBM experience products will ensure that the customer is in compliance with any law. 5 Paul D. Nielsen, “About Us: From Director and CEO Paul D. Nielsen,” Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering All customer examples described are presented as illustrations of how those customers have Institute, http://www.sei.cmu.edu/about/message/ used IBM products and the results they may have achieved. Actual environmental costs and 6 IBM, IBM X-Force® 2010 Trend and Risk Report, March 2011. performance characteristics may vary by customer. Please Recycle RAO14011-USEN-01« HOME