Course ID 00404357
HP product number QC360
Course format SCA
Typical Course length 1 day
Delivery languages English
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Course description

This hands on course is for those who have completed the Quality Center 11 Essentials course and require knowledge of the extra features in the ALM 11 edition. Students learn how to implement cross project customizations and reports, and share assets, libraries and defects. In addition, the Project Planning and Tracking (PPT) platform will be discussed.
This course covers Software versions 11. The hands-on labs are currently using software version 11.0

Who should attend

Quality assurance engineers
Quality testers
Project managers
Quality Center Administrators
Quality Assurance Leads
Other Quality Center users responsible for managing projects, users, and workflow customizations


Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) 11 Essentials course.
For complete prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications or upgrade paths, see the certification description on the HP ExpertOne website.


  • Introduction
    • Quality Center Editions
    • Common Usage Models
    • Overview of Premier Edition
  • Cross Project Customization
    • Developing centralized policies
    • Defining user roles
    • Creating template projects
    • Applying customization to projects
    • Best practices on policy enforcement
  • Asset Sharing
    • Importing libraries
    • Comparing imported assets
    • Synchronizing assets
    • Best practices on asset reuse
  • Defect sharing
    • Sharing components
    • Defect sharing workflow
    • Defining a hub project
    • Creating and customizing synchronizer links
    • Status and shared field synchronization
    • Best practices on cross-project defect sharing
  • Cross Project Reporting
    • Creating cross-project graphs
    • Avoiding defect duplication in cross-project reporting
    • Best practices on cross-project reporting
  • Project Planning and Tracking
    • Use the new PPT platform to define milestones in the Releases module.
    • Use scorecards to monitor and track project progress.
    • Generate reports and graphs


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Enforce policy across projects using cross-project customization.
  • Share assets across projects using libraries.
  • Share defects across projects.
  • Generate cross project reports.
  • Use Project Planning and Tracking to manage your ALM projects.