What's New in ALM 12.55 Patch 1

This section provides an overview of the features that were introduced or enhanced in ALM 12.55 Patch 1.

Workflow enhancements

Workflow includes the following enhancements:

CanEnterModule event

This event is triggered before a user enters or switches to an ALM module.

For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Administrator Guide: CanEnterModule.

UIActions objects

These objects can be used to perform actions in the ALM user interface. The following objects are available: UIActions.SwitchTab, UIActions.FocusEntity, and UIActions.FocusField.

For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Administrator Guide: UIActions Objects.

Copy project URL to clipboard

You can now copy the URL of a project to the clipboard. You can paste the URL link into another location, such as an email or a document, or save it as a favorite view. Clicking the link opens up ALM and takes you to the project. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: ALM Options.

Define associated test configurations in traceability matrix

When configuring a traceability matrix between requirements, you can now filter by linked test configurations. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Filter By Linked Test Configurations Page.

Test Board tab displays functional and performance tests

The Test Board tab now enables you to get a full view of all the test instances available in a selected Test Lab folder, including functional and performance tests. For details, see Test Board Tab.

File size enhancement

ALM now has the ability to handle large files (above 4 GB), while exporting or importing repository files, and while uploading or downloading data.

BPT enhancements

  • Business Process Test Customization. The Business Process Test customization page now includes the following enhancements:

    Upload BPT test results as single zip file

    Business Process Testing report will be compressed and uploaded into the ALM server.

    To enable you to view the compressed reports from ALM, make sure to install one of the following add-ins: UFT 12.54 Patch 4 for ALM or UFT 14.02 for ALM. Available from Marketplace.

    Exclude component parameter values from the results displayed in the BPT Report Viewer in ALM If checked, the parameters from the test and the components will not be displayed in the Business Process Testing report.

    For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Administrator Guide: Business Process Test Page.

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