Jama Connect User Guide

Coverage and traceability

Traceability shows the relationship between items that depend upon and define each other. You can always travel upstream or downstream to get more context and trace product definition from high level requirements all the way through final tests.

Coverage is the extent to which items are validated by another item. 

By relating items according to a set of relationship rules, you can assess the impact that changes can have on other items. View items in Trace View, or use the following options to analyze item relationships and be sure you have the coverage you need.: