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IBM Rational Software Architect family is a suite of integrated design, modeling and development software applications, which are delivered on a highly extensible platform.
Unified Modeling Language Tools
Use model-driven capabilities for developing ANSI,C++, COBRA. Use common modeling tool and language. Visual modeling capabilities. Web and XML tools. UML.
90 days free trial available. Open-source. Contact IBM Rational for pricing.
Small (<50 employees), Medium (50 to 1000 Enterprise (>1001 employees)
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The applications are built on the Eclipse open-source software framework and can be extended through a variety of Eclipse plugins, as well as extensions specifically for Rational tools. Rational Software Architect products can tame complexity, manage risk and help ensure development of high-quality software, while shortening the learning curve of new technologies.
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IBM Rational Software Architect is a modeling and development environment that uses the Unified Modeling Language for designing architecture for C++, and Java EE applications and web services. Rational Software Architect is built on the Eclipse open-source- software framework and includes capabilities focused on architectural code analysis, C++, and model-driven development with the UML for creating applications and web services. Rational Software enables flexible software development through enhanced team collaboration and better control of risk and change.
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