Today’s IT decision makers face many challenges, like managing complex software development environments. Your teams are scattered across the globe, they may be struggling to adopt agile processes, and your stakeholder list has grown significantly. Nearly everyone—from developers to senior management—requires greater visibility into the development process, just to make sure that projects are on schedule and addressing stakeholders’ needs. This white paper discusses how an IBM Rational solution can help build better software faster, using an integrated application lifecycle management solution designed to support collaboration across distributed agile development teams.