This section describes how to log into ALM Octane.
Tip: When you first start using ALM Octane, you automatically receive a Trial license which gives you a 90-day trial for 100 users. For details, see Trial license in the ALM Octane Help Center.
To log into ALM Octane:
In a browser, navigate to <serverURL>:<serverport>/ui.
Make sure to specify a fully-qualified domain name for the server. The name must include at least one period. Do not specify an IP address.
Cluster configuration: Use the load balancer URL.
Log in with the site admin user name and password you provided in the octane.conf file using settings site-administrator name and password.
Note: Errors might be listed even if the ALM Octane server initializes and starts. If you encounter problems initializing ALM Octane, check for errors in the log files.
- Cluster configuration: If you successfully installed and logged into ALM Octane on the first cluster node, continue installing on additional cluster nodes. See Cluster installation flow.
- Set configuration parameters, such as FORGET_USER_ON_DELETE and SMTP_NOTIFICATION_SENDER_EMAIL. See Configuration parameters in the ALM Octane Help Center.
- Create spaces. See Create spaces for a site in the ALM Octane Help Center.
- Once you have logged on as the space admin, you can create other users and workspaces. See Ways to add users and Create workspaces in the ALM Octane Help Center.