Basics

This section provides introductory concepts and instructions for working in ALM Octane.

Topic Description
Glossary of ALM Octane entities List of ALM Octane entities and their matching symbols.
Access your assigned work Track and update your work with a personalized list of work items.
Advance the phase of an item

As you develop items, update their phase with a click.

Collaborate with an item's stakeholders Communicate with other users related to a backlog item or pipeline run failure.
Comment on items

Add comments to ALM Octane items for additional discussion.

Customize forms

Select which fields are listed in forms.

Date formats

ALM Octane’s date format depends on the language or locale set in your browser.

Duplicate an item Duplicate an existing item to save time when creating a new one.
Receive notifications and emails Follow items to receives updates on their progress.
Personalize your display Filter, sort, and group items in each module, and save your settings as favorite views.
Reporting in ALM Octane Create reports to enable stakeholders to view and analyze information.
Search for information Search your ALM Octane workspace or grid.
Tags and environments Use tags, and environments to apply identifiers to items.