Configuring CLM Applications

This configuration section is aimed for CLM Applications administrators; contains procedures for completing the configuration of OSLC Connect for Windchill in CLM side. It supposes the reader is familiar configuring friends and consumers; if this is not the case, please refer to related tasks before you continue.

Most configurations ahead require a collaborative work with the Windchill Server administrator who will ask you to [1]:

  1. Configure a consumer/friend for Windchill in each CLM Application they require.

If they require Global Configurations:

  1. Make sure CLM Global Configuration Management and Windchill applications become friends each other.
  2. Configure GCM with Windchill local configurations.
  3. Verify whether CLM Link Index Provider (LDX) application is installed [2], [3].
  4. Configure LDX with Windchill's Change Management data source.

If they require Jazz Reporting Service and/or IBM Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager (RELM) services:

  1. Verify whether CLM Lifecycle Query Engine (LQE) application is installed [2], [3].
  2. Configure LQE with Windchill's data sources.

If they require both features, you will also have to:

  1. Make sure CLM Report Builder has a LQE data source using configurations.
Related tasks
Configuring OAuth consumers
Configuring Friends