Introducing Dimensions CM

This topic introduces OpenTextDimensions CM and provides some tips about getting started.

About Dimensions CM

Dimensions CM is a software change and configuration management tool for Agile development.

  • Integrated collaboration enables teamwork between engineers.
  • Agile team members can view annotated code, highlight findings, and participate in collaborative discussion threads.
  • Continuously build software changes, examine the health and quality of changes, and decide if they are ready to be merged and released.

  • Effectively monitor and manage Agile environments.
  • Organize and prioritize development requests into backlogs.
  • Assign requests to a development iteration or sprint and visualize and manage status on the card wall.
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Get started

Before you begin...

  • Start with reviewing the Dimensions CM basic concepts and sample workflows. For details, see Dimensions CM basics.

  • Learn about the code review and continuous integration capabilities using PulseUno. For details, see PulseUno.

How do I use Dimensions CM?

To understand how to use Dimensions CM, see the user help:

Let's go!

When you're ready to begin, log in to a Dimensions CM client and start working. For details, see:

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Set up the environment

Initial setup

Before users can work, administrators need to install and configure Dimensions CM.

For details, see Install Dimensions CM and Administration.

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Bookmark the Help Center

To ensure that you are always viewing the most up-to-date version of the Help Center, bookmark this link:

Earlier versions of the Dimensions CM help are also available. See Earlier versions.

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Download the Help Center

If you need to use the Dimensions CM documentation locally, you can download the Help Center files to your machine. For details, see Download Help Center.

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