Track build quality: Use the Pipelines module to track builds and run automated tests from Jenkins steps. Incorporate test and build results into product quality: Assign product areas to features and builds to incorporate results into overall product quality. Manage the backlog and track release quality: Use the Backlog module to manage work items and dashboards to track release quality. Track product quality: Use the product area tree and dashboards to track product quality. At any time, analyze quality using context-sensitive dashboards. Manage the backlog and track release quality: Use the Backlog module to manage work items and dashboards to track release quality. Track build quality: Use the Pipelines module to track builds and run automated tests from Jenkins steps. Incorporate test and build results into product quality: Assign product areas to features and builds to incorporate results into overall product quality. Track product quality: Use the product area tree and dashboards to track product quality. At any time, analyze quality using context-sensitive dashboards.

Introducing ALM Octane

ALM Octane is a web-based application lifecycle management platform that enables teams to collaborate easily, manage the product delivery pipeline, and visualize the impact of changes.

ALM Octane-powered teams and team leaders are able to make the best-informed project decisions to support the business and manage the quality of the organization.

Get started

Before you begin...

To get started, we recommend that you learn about the ALM Octane lifecycle to gain a high-level picture of what you can do in ALM Octane.

For details, see ALM Octane lifecycle.

How do I use ALM Octane?

To understand how to use ALM Octane, read about the common workflows. These describe how to use ALM Octane in your day-to-day work.

For details, see Common flows.

Let's go!

When you're ready to begin, log in to ALM Octane and start working in the modules that are relevant for your needs.

For details, see ALM Octane modules.

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Set up the environment

Initial setup

Before users can work with ALM Octane, the administrator needs to perform initial setup tasks.

For details, see Initial setup.

What are workspaces?

Administrators should have a basic understanding of shared spaces and workspaces.

For details, see Initial setup and Manage spaces.

Generate demo data

To enable you and your users to get familiar with ALM Octane, you can automatically generate demo data to use for experimentation.

For details, see Populate your system with demo data.

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Product versions

The following table maps the product version with your on-premises installation:

On-Premises Installation Software Version
ALM 12.55 CP6 12.55.17
ALM 12.55 CP5 12.55.8
ALM 12.55 CP4 12.55.4
ALM 12.53 CP3 12.53.20

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