Reporting in ALM Octane
As you work, you may want to prepare reports using ALM Octane data. These reports enable different people to view relevant information and perform analysis.
In the ALM Octane dashboard you add widgets to perform release and product quality analysis. Configure the necessary graphs and layout. Then, save the configuration as a private or public favorite.
You can export items and test run steps to Excel.
In the relevant ALM Octane module, create filters to display the relevant items. For details on filtering, see Filter items.
In the toolbar, click the Export to Excel button .
For summary Dashboard graphs, click the menu button and select Export report to view the items highlighted in the graph.
Export manual and Gherkin test run steps to an Excel. You can export up to 20 test runs. Each run displays in a separate tab in the file.
Note: You cannot import test runs back into ALM Octane.
- Open the Tests tab from the Quality, Backlog, or Team Backlog modules.
- Select the tests that you want to export, and then click the Export test steps to Excel button.
Use the ALM Octane REST API to retrieve information about Backlog items, tests, and test suites.
ALM Octane sends the data on these items to your API client and you extract this data as necessary using your tool.