Safety critical systems and software engineering requires traceability to be maintained at all levels and phases of engineering life cycle.

The traceability application has a multiple uses. First it allows the user with proper rights to define a traceability rule and then the team can connect the documents to establish traceability between them. The application also allows visualize traceability and create traceability reports. Information on traceability holes in the chain of linked documents is also provided. Thus, the traceability tool helps the configuration management process and control required by safety critical industry is assured.