codeBeamer ALMProduct Overview
codeBeamer ALM product overview
codeBeamer is an Engineering and Application Lifecycle Management (EALM) platform for advanced product and software development. This open platform from Intland Software extends ALM functionalities with product line configuration capabilities and provides unique flexibility for complex processes.
codeBeamer ALM offers all-in-one requirements, risk, and test management capabilities. It has unique digital workflows for collaborative development, efficiency in product line engineering, and regulatory compliance. Product teams can connect all development tools for a central development hub. The solution can be adapted to special engineering needs and process control can be automated for regulatory requirements.
The platform aims to help users streamline processes, increase product quality, and reduce development costs. With its single repository architecture and features designed to cover the full product lifecycle, codeBeamer ALM helps ensure process visibility, transparency, collaboration, and end-to-end traceability across projects with any level of complexity. The software can optimize the delivery of complex automotive technology and industrial manufacturing products.
Pros of codeBeamer ALM
- The software simplifies regulatory compliance with its preconfigured templates and baked-in best practices. These features enhance product quality, enforce the use of mature processes, and simplify safety-critical audit preparations. The time and costs of product verification, regulatory compliance, and tool validation are reduced, too.
- codeBeamer ALM allows businesses to scale teams, features, and infrastructure in an enterprise setting. Additionally, it helps drive Agile delivery, reduce risks and costs, and accelerate cycle times. It allows organizations to monitor performance and enjoy 360° traceability from idea to released product.
Cons of codeBeamer ALM
- According to some users, the software can be overwhelming and difficult to use for non-IT individuals.
Breakdown of core features
The features of codeBeamer ALM are designed to simplify complex product and software engineering.
The software helps businesses expedite, turning market insights into quality products. Product teams can gain clarity and align all contributors to cut costs and cycle times. Requirements (together with the test cases that verify them), can be reused to reduce the costs of product line management, product verification, and compliance.
Users can capture, collaborate on, and manage requirements or user stories with codeBeamer ALM. The system automatically records a full change history on all items. It enables teams to create custom requirements approval and validation processes with the Review Hub for enhanced transparency and accountability.
codeBeamer ALM helps cut complexity and build quality into software products. It guarantees smooth collaboration across hardware, software, and service innovation disciplines. Product teams can use mature processes, whether working with Waterfall, (scaled) Agile, Hybrid, or a custom method.
Quality assurance and testing
The solution lets businesses integrate quality management in their development processes and build confidence in their products. Product teams can trace and manage QA activities along the lifecycle and accelerate product verification. Users can connect quality documentation with development and QA activities. codeBeamer ALM lets organizations maintain gapless traceability and lifecycle-wide focus on product quality and define custom workflows to enforce and automate adherence to internal or external process regulations.
The Review Hub feature lets businesses maintain reportable security, transparency, and accountability on all development processes. It enables organizations to manage collaborative approvals efficiently and in a compliant manner. This feature allows users to collaborate with internal and external stakeholders efficiently and embed custom approval gates in the workflows. Team managers can provide teams with an efficient review dashboard and use timestamped e-signatures for approvals.
(Last updated on 05/11/2021 by Liz Laurente-Ticong)