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As your project is developed, you need to manage that development by, for example, adding to the project structure, importing and exporting data, generating documentation, implementing version control and applying security.

Access    Project

Project Management Options




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Monitor work across the project in terms of the resources involved, the tasks being performed, the events occurring and the elements being worked on, using the Project Calendar.



Project Calendar


Select a shortcut or re-use function to add stock elements to the current model, or patterns and elements for additional information, from the Resources window.





Display the glossary terms already defined in your model, on the Glossary view.



Project Glossary

Project Status

Review the tasks and issues that relate directly to the current project, and the statistics of the project, in the Project Status view.



The Project Status View

Project Gantt View

Review the allocation of work to elements in the project, focussing on either the elements that require work or the resources required to perform the work, using the Project Gantt view.



Project Task Allocation

The Gantt View

Package Baselines

Store a model branch as a snapshot or baseline of the branch  content at a given time.

Available in the Corporate, Business and Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Ultimate editions.




New Model

Add further models to your project, using the Model Wizard.



Model Wizard

New Package

Create a new package at any level of your model.



Create a new package

New Diagram

Create a new diagram in the current package.



Create a new diagram


Generate RTF and HTML reports on your model, using the Documentation submenu.



Documentation Submenu

Model Validation

Set up and run validation operations, using the Model Validation submenu.



Model Validation Submenu

Model Import/Export

Import model content from, and export content to, XMI and CSV files using the Import/Export submenu.



Import/Export Submenu

Publish Model

Export a package to any of a range of XML formats, using the Publish Model Package dialog.



Publish Model Package

Version Control

Switch on, configure and validate version control of your model packages, using the Version Control submenu.



Version Control Submenu


Switch on, set up and manage access permissions in your project, using the Security submenu.



Security Submenu


Switch on, configure and monitor change auditing, using the Audit View.



Audit View

QA Reports & Metrics

Compile and display a:

Testing Details report
Implementation Details report
Dependency Details report
Summary of Maintenance item properties or
Use Case Metrics calculation

These reports are all available through the QA Reports view.




Testing Details Report

Implementation Details Report

Dependency Details Report

Maintenance Report

Use Case Metrics