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25 October, 2021

ALM/Quality Center 16 – 3 Release Highlights

ALM/QC 16 - 3 Release Highlights

Micro Focus have released the latest version of the class-leading ALM/Quality Center Test Management Tool. 

This release includes several changes. We’ve picked out our top 3 release highlights:

  1. Web Runner Test Authoring
  2. Enhanced Jira Integration
  3. Microsoft Teams Integration

You can view more release information in ALM/Quality Center 16 What’s New.

About Quality Center 16

You might think you know  Micro Focus ALM/QC, but version 16 continues to evolve and add new functionality. Of course, it is still as accessible and reliable as ever, but it has moved with times. 

QC 16 is a truly modern, integrated solution. It is the best test management tool for traditional software projects.

ALM/Quality Center 16 – 3 Release Highlights:

1. Web Runner Test Authoring

Micro Focus has improved Web Runner. For those new to Web Runner, it allows you to carry out QC operations without downloading the web client. 

You are now able to author tests in Web Runner, as well as the existing test execution and defect management functionality. 

For more information, check out the Micro Focus Web Runner page

2. Enhanced Jira Integration

ALM/QC 16 includes improved Jira integration. Users can now view QC status from within Jira. This includes execution status and assigned resources. 

A direct link to the QC asset is also provided.

For more information, check out the Micro Focus ALM Test Management plugin for Jira page

3. Microsoft Teams Integration

Moving with the times, QC 16 now includes Microsoft Teams integration. You can now choose to be notified of QC events directly in teams as well as the traditional email notification. 

If you’re a Teams user, this should be a more convenient way to stay informed.

ALM/QC is The Test Management Tool For Waterfall Projects

If you’re running traditional/waterfall projects then ALM/Quality Center 16 is the perfect test tool. 

Calleo is the leading Micro Focus UK&I test tool partner. We can provide you tools, give you expert-level advice and make sure you’re getting the most appropriate licenses. 

Click here for more information on ALM/Quality Center

Stephen Davis
by Stephen Davis

Stephen Davis is the founder of Calleo Software, a OpenText (formerly Micro Focus) Gold Partner. His passion is to help test professionals improve the efficiency and effectiveness of software testing.

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