IBM Systems Engineering Resource Library
The IBM Resource Library provides IEEE Spectrum audience access to resource guides, webcasts and whitepapers on Systems Engineering, Embedded Software, and Smart Product Development
Whitepaper: IBM Rational targets engineering lifecycle management (Ovum)
Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager (RELM), is a promising first step for generating views of the product lifecycle, venturing beyond data integration to help stakeholders cut through the complexity of what is currently a highly siloed process.
Webcast: Cutting Risk And Rework Through Requirements-Driven Quality In Complex And Embedded Systems Development
In this webcast, IBM expert Ed Mayer looks at new capabilities within the Rational solution for systems and software engineering to link requirements and testing, helping development teams to easily build traceability, simplify impact and coverage analysis, and effectively manage defect resolution.
Webcast: How To Capture The Hidden Value Within Your Engineering Data
Learn how you can visualize, analyze, and organize the value hidden within your complex web of engineering data — helping you more efficiently define, design, and validate smarter products.
White Paper: Managing Systems Design Complexity: 3 Tips To Save Time
This report examines the challenges presented by the increasing quantity and complexity of embedded software in smarter products. It describes the key practices adopted by best-in-class development organizations to address those challenges.
Webcast: Systems Engineering: The Key To Optimizing Business Value In Product Development
Systems engineering can help reduce the risk of change to both product and development processes, provide insight into the impact of design decisions early on, and ensure that the product built is optimized for the business.
E-Book: Systems Engineering for Dummies
This IBM Limited Edition ebook, “Systems Engineering For Dummies,” explains what systems engineering is and how it can help you simplify the development of smart, connected products. It provides recommendations to expedite time-to-market, ensure business agility, and deliver high-quality smart products while cutting costs.
Blog: Product and Systems Engineering
An IBM developerWorks blog with topics specific for the Product and systems engineering community.
Whitepaper: Model-based systems engineering: Revolution or evolution?
This whitepaper traces the evolution of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), a structured and visual approach for collaborative systems design and development which facilitates early validation of requirements, architectural trade off analysis and mitigation of project risks.
White Paper: The Systems Development Journey Of Smart Products
Smart products involve complex systems of interconnected software, electrical, and mechanical components. Among Best-in-Class performers, smart products helped drive a 9% increase in new product profit margins requiring the adoption of a systems engineering approach to product development.
White Paper: Three Imperatives For Advancing Product And Systems Development
Organizations developing products and systems in industries such as automotive, aerospace and defense, medical devices and consumer electronics are undergoing a transformation driven by the rapid growth in functionality delivered by software and electronics. This paper outlines an approach for using this shift to gain a competitive advantage.
Webcast: Three Reasons To Throw Away Your Requirements Documents
In this webcast, Andy Gurd, a Senior Go-To-Market Manager with IBM puts forth the case of why companies should move away from documents and spreadsheets for requirements management, what are the business benefits of investing in an integrated requirements management solution and the best practices for managing your requirements effectively and efficiently.
E-Book: Creating Smarter Products with IBM Rational Systems & Software Engineering
This e-book describes how to meet the challenges of complex product and software development. Learn about Rational capabilities for systems engineering, real-time and embedded software development, systems of systems engineering and product line engineering.
Blog: Engineers and Engineering
A blog written by Bret Greenstein, VP, IBM Rational Complex & Embedded Systems, that highlights new and interesting engineering topics.