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Application Lifecycle Management 12.0 Delta (ALM920)

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Module 1: Course Overview
  • Objectives
  • Class Schedule
  • Course Overview
  • Objectives
  • Introduction
  • Your Instructor
  • Class Logistics
  • Daily Schedule
  • Virtual Classroom Tour
  • Audience Participation
  • Indicating Your Status
  • Learning Check Questions
  • Participant Requests
  • Introduce Yourself
  • Classroom Virtual Machines
  • Lab Environment Access Details
Module 2: Introducing Application Lifecycle Management
  • Objectives
  • Introducing HP ALM 12.0
  • Comprehensive Requirements Traceability
  • HP Sprinter 12.0 (ALM and QC)
  • HP Test Data Management
  • Key Developer Integration and Collaboration
  • HP Fortify/Application Security Center
  • HP Application 12 – Much More
  • One More Innovation – ALM Mobile – Offline Testing
  • Master the Core Application Lifecycle
  • HP Application Lifecycle Management
  • ALM Core Portfolio
  • Summary
Module 3: Cross-Project Customization
  • Objectives
  • Center of Excellence (COE)
  • Templates
  • User Roles
  • Create a Template Project
  • Applying Customization to Projects
  • Project – Template Relationship
  • Shared Customization
  • Module Access Customization
  • Local Customization
  • Global as Compared to Local Customization
  • Cross-Project Customization
  • Customization Report
  • Request Change Suspension
  • Override Change Suspension Request
  • Using Existing Projects as Templates
  • Achieving Maximum Template Stability
  • Cross-Project Customization and ALM Extensions
  • Learning Check Questions
  • Learning Check Answers
  • Summary
Module 4: Asset Sharing (Libraries)
  • Objectives
  • Asset Library
  • Use Case
  • Importing a Library
  • After Import
  • Working in Parallel
  • Compare Imported Assets – From Source
  • Compare Imported Assets – From Target
  • Synchronize Changes
  • Library Best Practices
  • Importing and Synchronizing a Library
  • Permissions
  • Using Test Resources
  • Using Cross-Project Customization
  • Baseline Deletion
  • Imported Library Root Folders
  • Learning Check Questions
  • Learning Check Answers
  • Summary
Module 5: Defect Sharing
  • Objectives
  • Cross-Project Defect Sharing
  • Sharing Components – ALM Synchronizer
  • ALM Synchronizer
  • Hub Project
  • User-Defined Fields
  • Defect Sharing Workflow
  • The Star Topology
  • Creating Filters
  • Creating User-Defined Fields
  • Global ID for Shared Defects
  • Status Field Synchronization
  • Shared Fields Synchronization
  • Transitioning Defect Responsibility
  • Adding New Projects to Defect Sharing
  • Learning Check Questions
  • Learning Check Answers
  • Summary
Module 6: 12.0 Reporting
  • Objectives
  • Business Views – Overview
  • Business Views – Enhancements
  • Creating and Managing Business Views
  • Working with DQL
  • Business Views Page
  • Business View – Query Designer Tab
  • Query Designer Details
  • Model Pane Details
  • Specify Query Details
  • Building Reports with Business Views
  • Building a Graph with Business Views
  • Project Reports
  • What’s New?
  • Learning Check Question
  • Learning Check Answer
  • Summary
Module 7: Project Planning and Tracking
  • Objectives
  • Project Planning and Tracking
  • PPT Terminology
  • PPT Workflow
  • Defining Scope Items
  • Assigning Content to Scope Items
  • Defining and Configuring Milestones
  • Assigning KPIs
  • Configuring KPIs
  • Defining New KPIs
  • Calculating KPIs
  • Manual Calculations
  • Viewing the Scorecard
  • KPI Drilldown Analysis
  • Master Plan Gantt Chart
  • Learning Check Questions
  • Learning Check Answers
  • Summary
Module 8: HP Sprinter 12.0
  • Objectives
  • Sprinter – New Features
  • Sprinter – Manual Runner
  • Sprinter – Additional Features
  • Welcome Dialog Box
  • Plan Mode
  • Plan Area
  • Authoring a Test
  • Steps Tab – Step Section
  • Steps Tab – Font Section
  • Steps Tab – Paragraph Section
  • Automating a Test
  • Scanner Overview
  • Scanner Configuration
  • Scanner Side Bar
  • Scanner Progress Window
  • Scanning – Spell Check
  • Scanning – Localization
  • Web Standards Scanner and Broken Links Scanner
  • What Is Exploratory Testing?
  • Exploratory Test – Creating a Test
  • Exploratory Test – Execution Using Sprinter
  • Exploratory Test – Generating a Test
  • Generate the Test Dialog Box
  • Storyboarding
  • Storyboard Window
  • New Supported Technologies
  • Learning Check Question
  • Learning Check Answer
  • Summary
Module 9: Lab Management
  • Objectives
  • Lab Management Overview
  • Complete Lifecycle
  • Lab Management Challenges
  • Lab Management Value
  • Lab Management Administration
  • Lab Management Tab
  • Lab Resources
  • Hosts/Testing Hosts Module Window
  • Managing Testing Hosts
  • Lab Management Service for the Host
  • Test Execution Overview
  • Running Tests in ALM
  • Test Execution
  • Server Execution
  • Types of Timeslot Reservations
  • Ad-hoc Tests
  • Test Run Schedules Overview
  • Timeslot Reservation Dialog Box
  • Requested Hosts
  • Automation Tab
  • Test Failure Area
  • Notification
  • Host Allocation
  • Requesting Testing Hosts – Example
  • Build Verification Suite
  • Creating a Build Verification Suite
  • Defining the Build Verification Suite
  • Run the Build Verification Suite
  • Build Verification Execution Report
  • Automated Testing Multiple Environments
  • AUT Environments
  • Create the AUT Environment
  • Managing a CDA Server
  • Connect an ALM Project to a CDA Server and Domain
  • Link the AUT Environment Configuration to CDA
  • AUT Configuration Details from CDA
  • Learning Check Questions
  • Learning Check Answers
  • Summary