Author Archives: rsjazz

About rsjazz

Hi, my name is Ralph. I work for IBM and help colleagues and customers with adopting the Jazz technologies.

Meet at the CE Summit in Munich


I will be attending the Continuous Engineering Summit in Europe and I hope to meet CLM users that I usually only meet on the Jazz Forum or in the comment section of my blog. The conference will be 14-16 May … Continue reading

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Work Item Command Line 4.1


I recently had a chat with a colleague who is trying to automate RTC Work Item creation. As a casual user without administration experience they where wondering how to find the IDs for the work item types to be able … Continue reading

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Extending RTC to allow coordination of work across multiple work items


RTC allows to organize and track work using work items. However, out of the box, there is very few support to be able to coordinate work across multiple work item. It is possible to use links to create a relationship … Continue reading

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Status History Presentation for RTC


Rational Team Concert (RTC) has a built-in feature to view the history of a work item. But especially for work items with many changes, it is hard to follow the Status of a work item over time. That’s why Lukas created … Continue reading

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Adding a check-in participant to Rational Team Concert source control


Rational Team Concert 6.0.4 tries to make the check-in operation available to advisors and follow up actions. Michael Valenta recently published an article on Adding a check-in participant to Rational Team Concert source control. on Jazz.net which provides details about … Continue reading

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Jazz Community Contributions


The Jazz Community starts sharing their tools here: http://jazz-community.org/. The code for their tools can be found here. There is a very active Jazz user community of members of several companies in Europe that are heavily using the Jazz products … Continue reading

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Managing Contributor Licenses using the Java API


The question how to manage licenses using the plain java client libraries came up recently. There used to be a blog post in the internet that explained it, but that has been taken down. Questions on Jazz.net are not very … Continue reading

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