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Polarion REQUIREMENTS

Polarion REQUIREMENTS

Complete solution for today’s complex development efforts


 

Any Methodology or Workflow

Workflow Flexibility

Customize to match your Agile, Waterfall, Regulatory, or Hybrid methodology

Online Authoring with LiveDocs

Intuitive Online Authoring

Drive adoption via LiveDocs™ providing Word/Excel® functionality online

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Requirements Format Options

Effectively express requirements via text, drawings, or diagrams

Web-based collaboration

Real-Time Collaboration

Accelerate information exchange via discussions, wikis, polling, alerts & more

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Native ReqIF Support

Support lossless requirements exchange with customers and suppliers

Test Management

Centralized Test Management

Enable synchronized, contextual testing on one platform

Reuse

Document Reuse

Avoid the risk of un-synched changes caused by copy-paste duplication

Traceability and Audit Trails

Complete Traceability & Versioning

Understand the "Who, What, When and Why" of any changes

 

 

Any Methodology or WorkflowWorkflow Flexibility

Easily adapt the workflow to match your Agile, Waterfall, Regulatory, or Hybrid approach

Don't adapt to your software,
make your software adapt to you

  • Flexible support for Agile/Lean, Traditional, Hybrid, or custom environments:
    · Scrum, FDD, Kanban, XP, RUP, etc.
  • Project templates with pre-configured workflows automate processes
    · No steps are ever missed or bypassed
  • Customizable, workflow-driven change management covers all requirements artifacts
  • Workflow automation reduces routine manual work, and prevents errors
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Support any Workflow
Support any Workflow
Support any Workflow
Sprint Board drives the SCRUM sprint
Sprint Board drives the SCRUM sprint
Sprint Board drives the SCRUM sprint
Bulk perform workflow transition
Bulk perform workflow transition
Bulk perform workflow transition
 

 

Online Authoring with LiveDocsIntuitive Online Authoring

Leverage existing Microsoft® Word/Excel® and PDF documents and provide intuitive functionality online

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Import Word Documents
Import Word Documents
Import Word Documents
Edit Documents online
Edit Documents online
Edit Documents online
Export and re-import changes
Export and re-import changes
Export and re-import changes

The Usability of Word without any of the limitations

The Polarion Import Wizard easily recognizes and imports Microsoft Word and Excel documents that contain requirements, test cases, defects, etc. to a modern, web-based management platform.

  • Polarion Import Wizard easily recognizes and imports MS Word/Excel, and PDF documents
  • Preview functionality before import prevents time consuming selection errors
  • Imported documents look and edit exactly like the source documents
  • Exported documents look professional and maintain the familiar functionality
  • Polarion LiveDoc™ RoundTrip - Changes made outside of Polarion can be imported back seamlessly while keeping the original formatting
 

 
 
 

ReuseRequirements Format Options

Easily express requirements as text, as drawings/diagrams, or both

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UML - Flowcharting
UML - Flowcharting
UML - Flowcharting
Extensive Digram Editor
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Extensive Digram Editor
Diagrams integrated into LiveDoc
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Diagrams integrated into LiveDoc

Communicate specific requirements
in the best way possible

  • Almost any kind of diagram can be created right in the browser
  • Diagrams can be easily embedded in LiveDoc text and/or Work Items
  • Robust library of diagram elements
  • UML - Flowcharting - BPMN and more
  • Extensive menu of element formatting options
  • Diagrams export with LiveDocs to Word and PDF Documents
 

 

Web-based collaborationReal-Time Collaboration Across Tools and Teams

Enable effective communication between Development, Operations, and Quality Assurance

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Comments and Discussion online and offline
Comments and Discussion online and offline
Comments and Discussion online and offline
Email notifications on selected events
Email notifications on selected events
Email notifications on selected events
Electronic Signatures
Electronic Signatures
Electronic Signatures

Enable synchronize information exchange
while keeping teams in their familiar environment

  • Centralization enables repeat cross-team task automation and reduces deployment errors
  • Subscriptions support automated event monitoring and change notification
  • "My Polarion" personal dashboard pushes important information to each user
  • Approval Center streamlines and accelerates formal approval processes
  • Electronic sign-off, with CFR 21 Part 11 compliant e-signatures
  • Fully-automated collaboration history reveals how decisions were made
 

 

Traceability and Audit TrailsNative ReqIF Support

Standardize requirements exchange with customers and suppliers

Enable lossless interoperability
via the international standard

  • Native ReqIF round-trip without plug-ins
  • Traceability across multiple documents or tools is maintained
  • Support of ReqIF version 1.0.1, 1.1 and RIF v.1.2
  • Support of graphical file exchange (pictures, diagrams, etc.)
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ReqIf Document Import
ReqIf Document Import
ReqIf Document Import
ReqIf Document Import
ReqIf Document Import
ReqIf Document Import
 

 

Test Case ManagementCentralized Test Management

Specify, manage, and execute test cases on a unified platform

One contextual testing solution
for the entire team

  • Easy creation and linking of test cases to corresponding work items
  • Automation of bug reports and tasks for developers based on test failures
  • Workflow triggers to automatically run test script and report results
  • Import of test cases from a wide variety of 3rd party apps
  • Management of cases from any browser-enabled device
  • Bi-directionally synchronization of test cases between Microsoft Excel and Polarion ALM
  • Automated Test Case integration with 3rd party test automation tools via Open API, auto-run via Builds, import-ready for any test results in xUnit file format
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Specify, Manage, and Execute Test Cases
Specify, Manage, and Execute Test Cases
Specify, Manage, and Execute Test Cases
Test Specification document
Test Specification document
Test Specification document
Automatically created bug report
Automatically created bug report
Automatically created bug report
 

 

ReuseDocument Reuse

Avoid the risk of un-synched changes caused by copy-paste duplication

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Live Branch of Requirements Specification
Live Branch of Requirements Specification
Live Branch of Requirements Specification
Branch Document with single click
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Branch Document with single click
Derived Documents for Regulatory Specifications
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Derived Documents for Regulatory Specifications

Increase efficiency
without compromising integrity

  • Document Reuse for efficient sharing and synching of regulatory requirements across projects
  • Live-Branches for managing variants of requirements specification documents
  • Granular changes propagate instantly or on-demand
  • Save time managing changes across reused requirements – no more copy/paste on every change
 

 

Traceability and Audit TrailsTraceability, Versioning, and Audit Trails

Understand the "Who, What, When and Why" of any changes

Easily prove compliance with
most common industry standards

  • Link from requirements all the way to implementation and test artifacts
  • Link one artifact to many, or many to one... including across projects
  • Assess change impact on other requirements, release timelines, resource allocations, etc.
  • "Visual Diff": Visually compare old documents with new versions via change highlights
  • “Time Machine”: Browse, search and report any historical state of your project
  • Link external artifacts: MATLAB Simulink® models, Enterprise Architect® UML, Git or SVN source code
  • Prove of standards compliance: FDA, FAA, ISO, SPICE, CMMI, IEC, CPI etc.
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Visual Diff
Visual Diff
Visual Diff
Customize Traceability Reports using Wiki
Customize Traceability Reports using Wiki
Customize Traceability Reports using Wiki
Traceability down to the source code revision
Traceability down to the source code revision
Traceability down to the source code revision
 

 

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