Increasing the JVM heap for RSA, RAD, and other Rational or Eclipse products

Increasing the JVM heap for RSA, RAD, and other Rational or Eclipse products

I ran into an issue this past week where several times my Eclipse workspace ran into out of memory errors....

Creating & running software analysis in Rational Software Architect (Software Analyzer)

Creating & running software analysis in Rational Software Architect (Software Analyzer)

Rational Software Architect has a much underutilized feature called Software Analyzer built into the product. It is separately available as...

WebSphere Portlet Factory and Software Architect 7

WebSphere Portlet Factory and Software Architect 7

I’ve recently done a project involving WebSphere Dashboard Framework. Version 6.0 of the product states that it supports Rational Application...

Why Architectural Governance Matters

Why Architectural Governance Matters

We had a project recently where we have been updating an existing Java application and moving it from JBoss to...

IE 7 and Rational Software Development Platform

IE 7 and Rational Software Development Platform

I knew that IBM would not support IE7 on existing platforms (RAD/RWD/RSA 6, etc.), but now they have stated that...

RSA Beta …I’m still waiting

RSA Beta …I’m still waiting

I signed up for the Beta program, but am still waiting. I don’t see the downloads available yet on the...