IBM Rational Quality Manager

IBM® Rational® Quality Manager offers comprehensive test planning, test construction, and test artifact management throughout the development lifecycle. It enables teams to meet their software quality goals and improve efficiency and accuracy in a continuous delivery environment.

Success story

Cisco Systems improves fault analysis and reporting using IBM Rational Quality Manager, saving both time and money.

Features and capabilities

Comprehensive test plans
Process awareness
Reporting with a purpose
Quicker manual testing
Simplified lab management
Requirements driven testing


Integrate with requirement and test automation tools

Rational Quality Manager works with requirements in IBM Rational DOORS® and IBM Rational DOORS® Next Generation to keep test cases in sync whenever requirements evolve.

Rational Quality Manager also integrates with a wide range of test automation tools like IBM Rational Test Workbench, enabling you to you to run tests and collect results, all from a central location.

A community at your service, the website for Rational Quality Manager, gives you the unique opportunity to interact with a vibrant user community, as well as with the developers of Rational Quality Manager itself. With the wide array of resources found on, support is always at your fingertips.

How we work
What's happening with Rational Quality Manager development

Continuous Engineering

The big picture

Rational Quality Manager is part of the following solutions for systems engineering, embedded software development, and application software development.

IBM Continuous Engineering solution
Collaborative Lifecycle Management

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