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We performed a comparison between IBM Engineering Workflow Management and IBM Rational ClearCase based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Software Configuration Management solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed IBM Engineering Workflow Management vs. IBM Rational ClearCase report (Updated: September 2022).
635,513 professionals have used our research since 2012.
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Pros
"Good for managing stories, sprints, hydration and releases.""Traceability reporting is inbuilt and includes all your requirements.""Work distribution among team members and accountability for completion with a clearer picture."

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"IBM Rational ClearCase is a stable solution. I have not had any difficulty with reliability.""ClearCase integrates well with other engineering tools and frameworks such as the Eclipse environment."

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Cons
"Lacks ability to customize and reporting can be slow.""Teams need clearer pictures of resource availability in charts and dashboards along with plans.""The solution is very heavily vendor dependent."

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"The protection needs to be improved.""I have found it very difficult to understand many functionalities in IBM Rational ClearCase. We have had many problems and it is not user-friendly."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "Licensing: The solution cost is high and should be brought down to increase competition."
  • "It's an expensive investment to make, so the decision should be driven on individual requirements."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:Good for managing stories, sprints, hydration and releases.
    Top Answer:This is not a cheap solution but it does include the standard support that IBM offers through their portal, and the support is good. IBM has multiple licensing models, and there is a floating license… more »
    Top Answer:One of the downfalls of this product is that we are not able to customize it for our specific requirements. I'm not sure whether that's an issue with the product or with the company's implementation.
    Top Answer:IBM Rational ClearCase is a stable solution. I have not had any difficulty with reliability.
    Top Answer:I have found it very difficult to understand many functionalities in IBM Rational ClearCase. We have had many problems and it is not user-friendly.
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    Also Known As
    IBM Rational Team Concert (IBM ALM), IBM RTC
    Rational ClearCase
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    Overview

    IBM Engineering Workflow Management manages plans, tasks, the project status and acts as the critical link between required and delivered work. It provides flexibility to adapt to any process, which enables companies to adopt faster release cycles and manage dependencies across both small and complex development projects. This solution offers no-charge server software and flexible pricing models. It becomes a complete IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management solution—when purchased as a set of seamlessly integrated tools: IBM Engineering Workflow Management, IBM Engineering Test Management, and IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS Next.

    IBM Rational ClearCase is an enterprise-grade configuration management system that provides controlled access to software assets, including requirements, design documents, models, test plans and test results. It be can be integrated with other IBM solutions, including IBM Rational Team Concert, IBM Rational ClearQuest, IBM Rational Asset Manager and IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software.

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    Sample Customers
    Telstra Corporation, Visteon, Atos SE, Panasonic Automotive Systems, IBM Global Technology Services, CareCore National, JTEKT Corp., ItaÒ BBA, Avea, CACEIS, Danske Bank Group, APIS IT
    Atos SE, FEI, STM
    Top Industries
    REVIEWERS
    Financial Services Firm43%
    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider14%
    Manufacturing Company14%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company15%
    Manufacturing Company14%
    Government9%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Manufacturing Company22%
    Computer Software Company13%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Government10%
    Company Size
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise25%
    Large Enterprise58%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business18%
    Midsize Enterprise9%
    Large Enterprise74%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business12%
    Midsize Enterprise12%
    Large Enterprise76%
    Buyer's Guide
    IBM Engineering Workflow Management vs. IBM Rational ClearCase
    September 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about IBM Engineering Workflow Management vs. IBM Rational ClearCase and other solutions. Updated: September 2022.
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    IBM Engineering Workflow Management is ranked 1st in Software Configuration Management with 3 reviews while IBM Rational ClearCase is ranked 4th in Software Configuration Management with 2 reviews. IBM Engineering Workflow Management is rated 5.6, while IBM Rational ClearCase is rated 6.6. The top reviewer of IBM Engineering Workflow Management writes "Great inbuilt traceability reporting; unfortunately, the solution is heavily vendor dependent". On the other hand, the top reviewer of IBM Rational ClearCase writes "Highly reliable, easy to use, and it integrates well with other engineering tools". IBM Engineering Workflow Management is most compared with Jira, codeBeamer ALM, CA Endevor Software Change Manager, BMC Compuware ISPW and Digital.ai Agility, whereas IBM Rational ClearCase is most compared with IBM Rational ClearQuest, GitHub, Git, CA Endevor Software Change Manager and HCL Compass. See our IBM Engineering Workflow Management vs. IBM Rational ClearCase report.

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