What is IBM Rational Team Concert?

IBM Rational Team Concert’s website describes it as: "For more than a century IBM has been dedicated to every client's success and to creating innovations that matter for the world"

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Some frequently asked questions about IBM Rational Team Concert
  • Does IBM Rational Team Concert have: Real-Time Document Editing? Nope.
    Changes made to documents are shared with other users in real-time as opposed to needing to reload the file
  • Does IBM Rational Team Concert have: *Notes and Comments? Yes!
    Leave notes and comments on documents or projects for other users
  • Does IBM Rational Team Concert have: *File Management? Yes!
    Provides tools to store and manage various types of files
  • Does IBM Rational Team Concert have: Video Chat? Nope.
    Allow users to talk to each other with video
  • Does IBM Rational Team Concert have: Central Content Repository? Yes!
    Access files, assets, or other relevant information from a centralized location


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Take in their criteria of why the teams have one product over the other. Do this for all products in comparison set.
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Realize some of the features they think are unique to their platform may be accommodated in the other platform.
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