Atlassian will end support of Jira Server products on February 2nd, 2024. First limitations enter into force already as from February 2nd, 2021. In case you are using e.g. Jira Server you can chose from the following migration options:
Each migration has its own pitfalls which we briefly described on this page.
It has been a tough year, which is coming to an end. 2020 was a challenging, but also a very successful year for Micro Focus. We have launched many releases with great content across our software portfolios. We received great feedbacks, commitments and appreciations from our customers, partners and the community. 5 years ago, ALM Octane was a visionary product and today, it is the backbone of many organizations software delivery process. We are grateful for the loyality, belief and trust our community has put in Micro Focus ALM Octane and we THANK YOU for this commitment!
Here are some of the faces behind the amazing product ALM Octane appreciating your commitment throughout a very successful Year 2020.
Merry Christmas and happy new year everyone!
Originally published at http://embrace-devops.com on December 23, 2020.
Most organizations fail to establish continuous testing as part of their software delivery process due to missing governance on automation coverage as well as the measurement of key indicators. This is caused by not existing or wrong feedback on the business risks associated with a software release.
Before we start our continuous testing initiatives, we need to answer the following 2 questions:
The need of automated testing as part of continuous delivery is crucial to the speed of delivery and to…
We have launched a YouTube channel named “Octane Academy” with the purpose to enable you to use ALM Octane.
The channel is structured by the following areas and containing playlists:
Getting Started — Main purpose of this area is to allow you an easy and smooth onboarding with ALM Octane features and functionality.
General Topics — this playlist focus on topics to ease your daily work with Octane covering navigations, favorites, modules, filter, sorting, tips and tricks.
RPA tools (Robotic Process Automation) are great solutions for automating boring, expensive, and repetitive workflows. RPA is designed to follow a pattern of user interactions and can free up valuable human resources by allowing software to perform repetitive tasks related to business processes. RPA tools provide the possibility for organizations to build a virtual workforce that works around the clock and continuously performs tasks without any human intervention.
Basically, RPA tools consist of 3 basic components: Designer, Orchestrator and Robot.
The Designer (also Studio) is used to create and design automated processes.
The Orchestrator is the brain of a RPA…
Now this is an article which will make the hearts of test automation engineers beat faster. In our last blog, we have talked about the opportunity enabled by AI-based testing, where amongst other things we demonstrated running an UFT tests on a windows machine where no UFT Installation existed. Today we are going even above the limits and will explain how you can execute UFT GUI tests on a Ubuntu machine. What? No this is not a typo, yes on a Ubuntu machine, on a Linux operating system.
With the latest UFT One release (15.0.1) and its embedded Artificial Intelligence…
When you (re-)search “artificial intelligence impacting test automation”, you will find a lot of future-looking statements, how Artificial Intelligence (AI) will impact test automation. On the other hand, a lot of new tools will be appointed as AI testing tools, which have never been or seen before in test automation. This article will give you different practical examples, how AI is changing test automation and Micro Focus is leading the way… and for sure, AI is much more than only the examples of this article…
When we think about AI, we often think about it as a feature or a…
Adopting ALM Octane and concerned what changes the team need to adopt?
Actually the answer is: the team level can continue to work as they were used to. ALM Octane is able to capture the commits on Jira issues and provide the correct representation of links between user story or bugs to code changes made by the development team without even opened ALM Octane.
The #Add #Commit #Patter feature of ALM Octane allows organizations to point to the issue id which is used in a commit pattern for code changes. This ID can be a Jira issue id, TFS or…
SAP Fiori is known as a platform which has revolutionized the user experience for SAP users. It supports multiple browser and devices and come up with a new, modern and fresh UI supporting the bring your own device approach.
SAP customers who have transformed their SAP GUI processes to Fiori are amazed by the simplicity and great UX it provides improving the SAP transactions. SAP Fiori can deliver high value such as:
This integration enablesALM Octaneto runs in yourtesting framework via your CI server.
This is useful in a number of scenarios. For example, suppose your CI server ran automated nightly tests and the ALM Octane pipeline shows that a specific test failed. After pushing a fix you can run the specific test directly from ALM Octane, rather than running the full pipeline which can be time-consuming.
In this article, the testrunner is configured for MAVEN & JENKINS.
In order to configure the test runners with…