Product Line Engineering BridgeSerena
for Serena

BigLever offers the following Bridge solution for
Serena tools:

Dimensions CM/Gears Connectorâ„¢ for the Universal Configuration Management Bridge: Provides seamless integration of time-based configuration management (CM) and feature-based variation management for product assets in the Gears PLE Lifecycle Framework, enabling the a

Data Sheet: BigLever Integration Solutions for Serena

utomated execution of associated CM operations as the product line portfolio evolves.

More specifically, the Dimensions CM/Gears Connector enables the associated CM operations to be automatically executed in Dimensions CM when the following commands are performed in Gears:

  • New common files or directories, variation points, and product line data files are created.
  • Existing common files or directories are converted into variation points.
  • Product line data or source files are edited.
  • Product line data files, source files, or source directories are renamed.

BigLever and Serena also offer methodology integration approaches for leveraging the combined capabilities of the Gears Framework and the Serena Business Manager (SBM) process orchestration platform. This methodology integration allows companies to achieve new levels of efficiency and workforce productivity by dramatically improving communication, coordination and cohesiveness between teams, both business and technical, across the development lifecycle.