Content and PDFs

ALM documentation includes the following online content and PDF guides:

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Get Started    
  What's New in ALM 12.55

Describes the newest features in the latest version of ALM.

  Readme   Provides last-minute news and information about ALM. Available on the Micro Focus Software Support site.
  System Requirements   Provides the most up-to-date system requirements and supported environments information.
  ALM Tutorial A self-paced guide on how to use ALM.
User Help  
 

ALM User Help

How to use ALM for application lifecycle management.
BPT Help  
 

Business Process Testing User Help

How to use Business Process Testing to create business process tests.
Admin Help  
  ALM Administrator Help How to manage and customize ALM projects.
  ALM Lab Management Help How to use Lab Management to manage lab resources for functional and performance testing on remote hosts.
  ALM Installation and Upgrade Guide - Linux How to install, configure, and set up ALM Server on Linux, including project upgrades.
  ALM Installation and Upgrade Guide - Windows How to install, configure, and set up ALM Server on Windows, including upgrades.
  ALM Secured Deployment and Configuration Guide   How to configure ALM to meet enterprise security needs.
  ALM Best Practices Guides   Best practices guides for working with ALM.
API References  
  ALM Project Database Reference   Online reference for the project database tables and fields.
  ALM Open Test Architecture API Reference   Online reference for the ALM COM-based API.
  ALM Site Administration API Reference   Online reference for the Site Administration COM-based API.
  ALM REST API Reference  

Online reference for the ALM REST-based API.

  ALM REST API Reference (Technical Preview)  

Online reference for the ALM REST-based API resources that are in technical preview.

  ALM Custom Test Type Developer Guide   Online guide for creating your own testing tool and integrating it into the ALM environment.
Enterprise Integration Guides  
  Enterprise Integration Module for SAP Solution Manager 7.1

How to use the Micro Focus Enterprise Integration for SAP Solution Manager 7.1.

  Enterprise Integration Module for SAP Solution Manager 7.2

How to use the Micro Focus Enterprise Integration for SAP Solution Manager 7.2.