HP ALM Administration

( Duration: 5 Days )

The HP ALM Site and Project Administration Training course offers site and project administrators the opportunity to develop hands-on experience in applying the fundamental concepts, principles, and methodologies for implementing, customizing and managing HP ALM (ALM). This course is recommended for individuals who are responsible for creating projects, modifying existing fields, creating user-defined fields, creating users, setting user permissions, and defining basic workflow.

By attending HP ALM Site and Project Administration workshop, Participants will learn to:

  • Plan for HP ALM implementation
  • Create, manage, and upgrade domains, projects, and templates
  • Create and manage HP ALM users
  • Configure servers and parameters
  • Plan project groups and permissions
  • Determine entity customizations
  • Create and manage lookup lists
  • Create business views
  • Configure Sprinter
  • Build workflow customizations

  • Work Experience of HP ALM

HP ALM Site and Project Administration class is recommended for HP ALM site administrators, project administrators and other HP ALM users who are responsible for managing projects, users and customizations.




  • Review the overall course objectives

Implementation Planning

  • Identify hardware and software considerations for installation
  • Understand the steps necessary for upgrading to ALM 11.5 from previous versions

Introduction to Site Administration

  • Navigate Site Administration
  • Understand the structure of a project
  • Analyze the Site Analysis data

Domains and Projects

  • Define domains, projects, and templates
  • Create a domain and project
  • Understand the project structure
  • Define a template and its use
  • Verify the project is connected to the database
  • Enable versioning when creating a project

Maintaining HP ALM Projects

  • Query project tables
  • Copy and rename a project
  • Export and import a project
  • Remove and restore a project
  • Add email capability
  • Understand the new optimized repository
  • Realign repositories
  • Convert a project to Unicode
  • Rename a module
  • Learn options to optimize ALM performance

Upgrading a Project

  • Know previous project versions that can be upgraded to ALM 11.5
  • Understand items to consider before upgrading a project
  • Verify and repair a project
  • Upgrade a project

Managing Users

  • Add users to HP ALM (ALM)
  • Assign users to projects
  • Assign site and/or project administrator privileges to a user
  • Configure login authentication
  • Deactivate and delete users
  • Interpret the data in Site Connections

Managing Licenses

  • Load an ALM license
  • Assign licenses to domains and projects
  • Assign a named license

Configuring Servers and Parameters

  • Modify server configurations
  • Define a new database server
  • Modify an existing database server
  • Update default configuration parameters
  • Add optional configuration parameter

Project Planning and Tracking

  • Define Project Planning and Tracking
  • Set scheduling options
  • Manually activate PPT
  • Purge PPT data
  • Fine-tune PPT database activity

HP Quality Center Sense

  • Define QC Sense
  • Recognize the QC Sense monitors
  • Set configuration options
  • Create QC Sense reports

Planning Project-Level Customizations

  • Identify the available project-level customizations
  • Plan project groups and permissions
  • Determine the entities to customize
  • Determine new lookup lists to add
  • Plan the workflow customizations needed for e-mail notifications and defect fields

Managing User Groups

  • Manage a user group
  • Assign permissions to user groups
  • Add transition rules
  • Add a user to a project
  • Add a user to a user group

Customizing Entities

  • Customize system fields
  • Add user-defined fields to a project

Customizing Requirement Types and Risk-Based Management

  • Customize default requirements
  • Add user-defined requirement types
  • Customize the risk-based quality management criteria

Customizing Lookup Lists

  • Identify parts of a lookup list
  • Create a lookup list
  • Update a lookup list
  • Associate a list to a field

Customizing Automail and Alert Rules

  • Designate automail fields for a project
  • Define automail conditions
  • Enable alerts

Customizing Key Performance Indicators

  • Customize KPIs
  • Configure the transitions

Creating Business Views and Configuring Sprinter

  • Create and manage business views
  • Create business views graph
  • Configure Sprinter

Customizing Workflow

  • Access the ALM workflow page
  • Customize the Defects module lists
  • Customize the fields in the Defects module

Implementing Workflow Using Script Editor

  • Use the elements of Script Editor
  • Identify the events in Script Editor
  • Add a button to an ALM module

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