RTM

Release to manufacturing [RTM] It is typically used in certain retail mass-production software contexts — as opposed to a specialized software production or project in a commercial or government production & distribution — where the software is sold as part of a bundle in a related computer hardware sale & typically where the software & related hardware is ultimately to be available & sold on mass/public basis at retail stores to indicate that the software has met a defined quality level & is ready for mass retail distribution. RTM could also mean in other contexts that the software has been delivered or released to a…