Design Management / Architecture

What is Design Management?

Design management is a business discipline that uses project management, design, strategy, and supply chain techniques to control a creative process, support a culture of creativity, and build a structure and organization for design. The objective of design management is to develop and maintain an efficient business environment in which an organization can achieve its strategic and mission goals through design. Design management is a comprehensive activity at all levels of business (operational to strategic), from the discovery phase to the execution phase.

Why Design Management?

Design Management helps teams to collaborate and manage design information across Application Lifecycle Management. These designs can be stored at a central server and can be accessed by Global Teams to meet synchronization. They also act as a reference point with the progress of Projects and helps in rollbacks and defect tracking especially from System Engineering perspective.

Is Design Management suitable approach for me?

Design Management is experienced and utilized across Industries. Be it Automotive or Manufacturing OEM /SI or System Integrators or be it a IT/ITES conglomerate. They all have realized the importance of Design Management and its impact. Relying on proven tools provides added advantage to your approach.
You can manage designs, strategies approach and implement changes into your project and share the details across Teams situated Globally.

Which tools will meet my requirements and How DATAMATO will help me?

IBM Rational Rhapsody Design manager and IBM Rational Software Architect Design Manager are two tools well renowned in Industries. These tools have proven their capabilities and features and are easy to accept.
IBM Rational Rhapsody Design Manager is part of the Rational Solution for Systems and Software Engineering to architect, design, and develop software and systems in an iterative and collaborative way. Share designs, stay current with others, and understand downstream impacts of design changes.
IBM Rational Software Architect Design Manager extends the Rational Solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management to architect, design, and develop software and systems in an iterative and collaborative way. It is based on OSLC platform and thus can be well integrated with Third Party Applications.

DATAMATO has been helping various customers implementing Design management through these tools and have vast experience in multiple environments. Our team supports in implementing, Customizing tools and Training teams till the time they are well equipped.