Quality Center/ALM is a global application lifecycle management software. It lets you manage the quality process and the application lifecycle process for delivering high-quality applications efficiently and effectively.
The current version is 12.55 (as of July 2017). It includes the following functional areas:
- Release Management
- Project Planning and Tracking
- Requirements Management (including Business Process Models)
- Test Definition
- Test Planning
- Test Execution (manual and automated)
- Defect Management
- Reporting and Analysis
- Library Management (Baseline Management)
Organizations also run previous versions HPE Quality Center 10.0, 11.0, 12.0, 12.21.
ALM is available in five editions: ALM, Quality Center Enterprise, ALM Performance Center, Quality Center Express, and Quality Center Community Edition. Availability of features depend on edition.
There are additional products available which enhance Quality Center by functionality such as performance testing, automated testing and business process testing.