IBM Whitepaper Library

IBM logo

 
Welcome to IBM Whitepaper Library

IEEE Spectrum brings you latest technical whitepapers from IBM. These whitepapers discuss developments and methodologies across software reuse, systems engineering, requirements management, evolution of systems, embedded software, collaborative software, and more. Bookmark this page to stay informed and get all the details on new solutions and developments.


Embedded Software Development: Implementing an Agile Methodology to Improve Time and Quality (Aberdeen)

The growing importance of software in smarter products is driving investment in improved development processes. This research-based paper reports on how companies are using agile methods to speed delivery and improve quality.
Download now


Embedding Agility in Next Generation System Designs (VDC)

Agile and iterative development has emerged as a leading way to increase flexibility and speed delivery in software development. In this research-based paper, VDC looks at how and why agile can work in embedded development and adoption trends in the market.
Download now


Engineering Change to Accelerate Product & Systems Development (VDC)

In this paper, VDC Research reviews their research results and recommendations on the changes and challenges that are driving a growing need for lifecycle management tools that can facilitate higher levels of collaboration and integration across the development lifecycle.
Download now


Strategies to Capture Greater Value from Systems Engineering analyst paper (Taxal)

This paper discusses practices companies should explore to move beyond traditional PLM and ALM to the broader capabilities of systems engineering for reducing time to market, meeting regulatory compliance mandates and improving product quality.
Download now


Ovum Whitepaper: Rationalizing the software development lifecycle in systems engineering

Software is not only changing the nature of products, but also the nature of systems engineering. Across many product industry sectors, software is arguably accounting for the lion’s share of innovation. For many product engineering organizations, the growth of software content is raising the urgency to ingrain systems engineering mentality and practice across all engineering teams.
Download now


System Design: Get it Right the First Time (Aberdeen Group)

This report shows you how the best-in-class companies are delivering smart products today. The Analyst Aberdeen Group have interviewed approximately 200 companies that develop smart products and have published their findings.
Download now


Agile Systems Engineering What Does It Really Mean?

This presentation explores the myths and realities of Agile systems engineering and provides practical guidance on the approach systems engineers can apply to successfully support Agile development efforts.
Download now


Increasing agility in product development with new collaboration capabilities

See how to achieve product development goals with integrated solution for systems engineering and embedded software development. Connect global development teams, automate 24x7 collaboration, increase agility and establish traceability.
Download now


Four Steps to Creating Product Value

The smartest products delivered in the most efficient ways can drive value for your business. Value for your investors. Value for management. And, perhaps most important, the right product delivered at the right time can create value for your customers.
Download now


Agile for Dummies

With Agile for Dummies by your side you’ll learn the fundamentals of agile and how to increase the productivity of your software teams while enabling them to produce higher-quality solutions that better fulfill customer needs much faster.
Download now


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. If you're looking for ways to expedite time-to-market, ensure business agility, and deliver high-quality smart products while cutting costs, this ebook is for you.
Download now


A new wave of innovation - Integrating software, electronics and mechanical domains

This white paper discusses team collaboration and building an integrated platform from a user perspective on a multivendor base. It also describes how the IBM® Rational® Jazz™ integration architecture and Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration concentrate on the integration of software and electronics.
Download now


Delivering value through best practices

This white paper explains how to optimize your development environment by deploying proven practices to systems and software delivery. You will learn how to meet the business and operational requirements of a complex systems development organization.
Download now


The invisible thread: driving innovation through software in smart products

Get the help your organization needs to link product paths into an intelligent whole, using software as the invisible thread to make it happen. This white paper examines software delivery for smart products, plus strategies for turning software development evolution into a business practice, and more.
Download now


Requirements, quality and test management e-Kit

Learn the value of an integrated approach to requirements, quality and test management strategy, process and tooling. And see how the IBM solution can help you increase productivity and improve business outcomes of your software development or systems engineering activities, while keeping costs down.
Download now


What's in it for Me?

John Wiegand, Rational Chief Architect and Allan Wagner, Rational Solution Manager, presented how IBM Software's Requirements, Quality and Test Management solutions from Rational can assist business in successfully addressing the needs of the market.
Download now


Delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost

The IBM Rational solution for integrated requirements engineering, quality and test management offers a collaborative and automated approach for project management to help you deliver software applications with higher predictability, faster and with reduced risks and costs.
Download now


Model-based systems engineering: Revolution or evolution?

This whitepaper examines and illustrates the tenets of model-based systems engineering (MBSE), a structured and visual approach for collaborative systems design and development that enables early validation of requirements, architectural trade-off analysis and mitigation of project risks.
Download now


Linking model-driven software testing to quality management

Your customers expect the highest quality in the products you deliver. Discover how a comprehensive, integrated, automated requirements centric model and code based test environment managed with an extensible quality management system can increase market acceptance, ensure customer loyalty and deliver superior outcomes.
Download now


Real-time agility: Core principles and practices for embedded-software teams

An IBM technical white paper that introduces practical core principles and practices of agile development method and shows how they improve project results for embedded-systems development.
Download now