The Rational Unified Process provides customizable guidelines
What You Learned in This Chapter
In this chapter, you learned that:
The Rational Unified Process provides customizable guidelines for best practices
for software development. In Rational Suite, RUP is recommended, but optional.
A workflow describes a set of related activities focused on meeting a goal. For each
activity, a role uses artifacts created in previous activities and produces other
Early in the requirements phase, you define actors (users and external systems that
interact with your system) and use cases (services that the system provides to
Tool Mentors provide explicit instructions for performing a RUP activity using the
appropriate Rational tool.
In the next chapter, you learn how Rational ClearCase LT helps you effectively
manage change throughout the software development lifecycle. You also learn how
using Rational Suite ContentStudio can help your Web team reliably manage and
deliver code and content.