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Press Release - Nov 18, 2002
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Axiomatic Design Software: Matt Pallaver, Marketing, 617-746-9222
Merge/Update Microsoft Project® files with Tasks, Effort Estimates
and Dependency Links Directly from Rational Rose® Class Models
MA. Axiomatic Design Software announces release
2.1 of Acclaro Scheduler® for Rational Rose®.
With this release comes the ability for software development project
managers to synchronize their project tasks, work estimates and component
dependencies with their UML models.
Merge/update files created by Acclaro Scheduler can be processed within
Microsoft Project, permitting project managers to view and accept additions,
deletions or discrepancies between the current project plan and the model
architecture at package or class levels.
Managers spend the majority of their time updating their project plans to keep
pace as development efforts evolve." says Chris Arangio, CTO of Axiomatic
Design. "The merge/update feature of
Acclaro Scheduler for Rational Rose effectively automates this process, freeing
up Project Managers to manage their projects rather than chase them."
Scheduler allows architects and project managers to optimally manage the
implementation of new features or changing requirements into their development
programs. Integrated into Rational
Rose, the Visual Design and Development tool from Rational Software, Acclaro
Scheduler permits users to:
of the Acclaro Scheduler is a sophisticated, patented design analysis
technique, based on axiomatic design technology, developed at MIT, and awarded
Industry Week's Technology of the Year Award.
- Assess the impact of changing class designs
- Estimate the development effort to implement
- Generate optimal coding and testing work plans
- Drive the creation and updating of Microsoft
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Axiomatic Design Software
Design Software provides infrastructure products and services that enable
companies to achieve state of the art design and implementation processes in
software development. Axiomatic Design
is applying axiomatic design technology under license from MIT. For more information see www.axiomaticdesign.com
Rational Unified Partner Program
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time-to-market while improving software quality. This integrated, full-lifecycle solution
combines software engineering best practices, market-leading tools, and
professional services to help organizations develop and deploy software. The Rational Unified Partner Program supports
over 500 participating partners with tools, joint marketing opportunities,
qualifications and training, to round out this open platform. The Rational Unified Partner Program ensures
that our partner products and services meet the high standards that customers
have come to expect from Rational.
Companies and individual technology consultants interested in learning
more about the Rational Unified Partner Program, including details on how to
participate, can visit www.rational.com.
Rose® is a registered trademark of Rational Software
Project® is a registered trademark of Microsoft
a registered trademark of axiomatic design software
Scheduler is covered by patents pending