IBM Rational ClearCase Review

Highly reliable, easy to use, and it integrates well with other engineering tools


What is our primary use case?

In my company, we are using this product for code management. It is used to control system software development.

What is most valuable?

What I like most is that it is very stable. In ten years, it has not crashed.

The interface is easy to use.

ClearCase integrates well with other engineering tools and frameworks such as the Eclipse environment.

What needs improvement?

This is an expensive product and the price could be reduced.

The protection needs to be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

I started using IBM Rational ClearCase about 10 years ago.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The stability is very good.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

This is a scalable solution. We have been 15 and 30 engineers using it.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is helpful.

How was the initial setup?

The installation and setup are easy and straightforward. It took about half an hour to deploy.

What about the implementation team?

I deployed it on my own and we don't need to perform any maintenance.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

This is a very expensive product.

What other advice do I have?

This is a good product and I can recommend it to others, as long as the company has the money.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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