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The following is a refresh of a previous post in 2016. You've just made the decision to adopt one of the Jazz solutions from IBM. Of course, being the conscientious and proactive IT professional that you are, you want to ensure that you deploy the solution to an environment that [...]
Thu, Jun 20, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Search for references to an existing extension point.
I have answered many customer questions about the RTC Java APIs in the past. Many of the posts in this blog are the result of such questions. I have no privileged access to the RTC source code. As far as I can tell, there is no secret library of RTC [...]
Thu, May 16, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Disable SSL certificate verification
Recently the question how to authenticate to a ELM/CLM (aka Jazz) application came up in several occasions. I did not know the whole story either, so I had a look. Here is what I found. Update history 2019/05/14 Added Basic Authentication Scenarios There are several scenarios that could be of interest. Some of the [...]
Mon, May 13, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Data extraction from documents, or document analysis, has become one of the most highly sought after capabilities from businesses. The are looking to the tech industry and the world of AI to solve this — now more than ever. Its been something that I've been working on very closely with many clients [...]
Thu, May 02, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Many of our customers are using Jenkins for their software builds integrated with Rational Team Concert (RTC) software configuration management (SCM). This is a powerful combination but one that should be managed carefully so as not to put undue load on the RTC server. Based on several customer experiences my [...]
Sun, Apr 21, 2019, Continue reading at the source