Compuware Optimal Trace 5.0 Available

Compuware Optimal Trace 5.0 Available

Compuware announced Optimal Trace 5.0 is generally available. This new version offers complete flexibility to customize requirements structures toward the needs of any type of project. It also further strengthens Compuware Optimal s application delivery management solution by offering increased capability to propagate business intent through the life cycle. Optimal Trace continues to support VSTS integration, which includes ASP.NET. Here s what s new in Optimal Trace 5.0:

  • NEW! Simple Requirements & Items: New support for hybrid projects through the combination of Structured Requirements alongside the newly added Simple Requirements capability. Designed to accommodate more assertion or flat requirements style.
  • NEW! Support for Package-Level Custom Property Definition: Support for the creation of infinite levels of structural customization on projects and project templates. Accomplished by extending custom property definition from the project level down to the package level.
  • NEW! Import from Word Documents & Text Files: Support for development where a large body of existing documentation exists within Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. Accomplished via a comprehensive embedded markup utility in Word and structured text file (CSV) import.


Additionally, a number of key usage and currency enhancements are reflected in this release to ensure that Optimal Trace remains best of breed for requirements capture, definition, and management.


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