IBM Rational Events – Open Labs

Update 2041.08.04 10PM: despite its name the site is external to IBM so please take this into account when using the site.

A source of education on IBM Rational technologies are the open labs offered by IBM Rational DoD Events.

Rational Publishing Engine is among the technologies covered and the Free IBM Rational Software Open Labs – Sept 8, 9 & 10 2014 Cambridge, MA will include a lab entitled “Publish Your Rational DOORS Requirements with Rational Publishing Engine”

For a full list of the upcoming labs and the tools and technologies that they cover you should consult the List of Events.



Publishing from RRC – a collection of resources

As I’ve seen numerous questions on producing documents with RPE from RRC I’m compiling a list of RRC related document  generation topics here. Please leave comments with resources that I have missed.

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Choosing the PDF output type in RRC’s built-in Document Generation UI

Rational Requirements  Composer uses RRDG to provide document generation capabilities to its users directly from the RRC Web UI. RRDG is the same engine that RPE uses (see RRDG vs RPE) but the UI and capabilities exposed by RRC are different from RPE. Also the RRC UI employs a different vocabulary than the one used in RPE and in the case of the PDF output’s UI understanding this vocabulary can make a very large difference in how the output looks. Continue reading “Choosing the PDF output type in RRC’s built-in Document Generation UI”