Time-to-market pressure is driving the application development life cycle management market to evolve and expand.
The application development life cycle management (ADLM) tool market is focused on the planning and governance activities of the software development life cycle (SDLC).
Key elements of an ADLM solution include:
Software requirements definition and management
Software change and configuration management
Software project planning, with a current focus on agile planning
Work item management
Quality management, including defect management
In addition, other key capabilities include:
Integration to version management
Support for wikis and collaboration
Strong facilities for integration to other ADLM tools
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Clearly TFS by Microsoft is the market leader.