Report and track product defects
When you develop application, defect reporting, monitoring, and fixing is critical. In ALM Octane, report and fix defects in many places.
You reports defects in many places.
To report defects:
|In the Backlog, Quality, or Defects module||
In the toolbar, the dropdown arrow next to the Add button + and select Defect.
If you select an item in the Backlog tree, ALM Octane enters the selected item in the Epic or Feature field. If you leave either field value blank, ALM Octane assigns the defect to the Backlog feature.
|Inside a user story or a test (after the test run)||
In the Details tab of a user story, quality story, or test, click the Report Defect button .
ALM Octane associates the defect with the feature of the current item.
|While running a manual test||
Click and then Add new defect.
|In the Failure Analysis tab of a pipeline's latest run||
If the pipeline's latest run includes failed tests, in the Pipielines module open the pipeline run and select the Failure Analysis tab.
ALM Octane links the new defect to the selected runs and contains a link to the Failure Analysis page of the relevant pipeline run.
Watch defects like any Backlog item:
Add filters to view relevant defects.
Track defect progress in the Dashboard Module or the Overview tab.
Connect defects with features, user stories, or application modules.