IBM Rational Team Concert (IBM ALM) Competitors and Alternatives

Read reviews of IBM Rational Team Concert (IBM ALM) competitors and alternatives
CA Technologies
Real User
Group Product Manager at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Feb 14 2017

What is most valuable?

The portfolio manager add-in is very valuable for our company, because it allows our business partners to create their road maps, and then link their road map to their user stories, that our engineering teams then work on. They can roll up... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The benefits of the solution are the collaboration and transparency. We encourage everyone across the organization to have an ID and to log in to the tool – daily or weekly, whatever their needs are – to see the data. They log in to the tool... more»

What needs improvement?

One of our main challenges right now is that we have not deployed our value streams yet. We still have an organizational hierarchy within the tool. We have the need to be able to report from different levels of the hierarchy. We really need... more»
Real User
Lead Infrastructure Engineer at Thrivent financial
Dec 28 2016

What is most valuable?

* We utilize the security associated behind Endevor. * The external security interface that we use. * The application lifecycles, to allow developers to do their own work at lower stages, and then turn it over to our production control area... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It helps us manage homegrown and vendor-purchased software, where we maintain the source.

What needs improvement?

As a matter of fact, I am involved with end-of-sprint reviews. The product is being managed by the Agile development process. I've been invited as an owner of the product from outside to actually participate in the end-of-sprint reviews. I'm... more»
Micro Focus
Real User
Test Lead
Aug 10 2017

What do you think of Micro Focus ALM?

Valuable Features The Defect Module helps the project team to track the defects in a structured and manageable way until defects closure. • Improvements to My Organization Helps in terms of managing defects easily. • Room for Improvement The technical support from the vendor is weak, as I believe the back end script support for the tool is not easy to access and modify by the customer. • Use of Solution 12 years. • Stability Issues So far fine. • Customer Service and Technical Support Not good. • Previous Solutions No. • Initial Setup It depends on which version. The upgrade from version 9 to version 11 was not a straightforward upgrade because the whole platform changed. So the upgrade was a manual project and it took the organization a few months...

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