Course ID 00404346
HP product number QC350
Course format SCA
Typical Course length 2 days
Delivery languages English
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Course description

This hands on course focuses on planning, creating, and customizing Quality Center projects. It is an important course for people involved in creating projects, modifying existing fields, creating user- defined fields, creating users, setting user permissions, and defining basic workflow. This course covers the tasks that are performed by site administrators, project managers, and Quality Assurance (QA) leads to set up Quality Center (QC) projects before users can work with requirements, test cases, and defects.
Note: Course is based on the Enterprise edition of Quality Center. This course covers Software versions 11. The hands on labs are currently using software version 11.0

Who should attend

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


• Quality Center 11 Essentials course
For complete prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications or upgrade paths, see the certification description on the Certification and Learning website.


  • Planning Project Level Customizations
    • Planning for Project Customization
  • Managing Users and User Groups
    • Adding users to a project
    • Creating user groups
    • Customizing module access
    • Defining transition rules
  • Customizing Entities
    • Adding user-defined fields
    • Creating requirement types
    • Defining criteria for risk-based quality management
  • Customizing Lookup Lists
    • Creating project-specific lists
    • Associating a list to a project entity
    • Managing project-specific lists
  • Customizing Mailing Options and Alert Rules
    • Designating mail fields
    • Defining mailing conditions
    • Configuring alert rules
    • Manage follow up flags
  • Customizing Workflow
    • Customizing lists
    • Customizing fields by user groups
  • Implementing Workflow Using the Script Editor
    • Using the Script Editor
    • Adding a command button by using the Script Editor
  • Site Administration Implementation Planning
    • Planning: considerations and key roles
    • Identify hardware and software considerations
    • Identify organization-wide customization requirements
    • Use Site Administration to manage quality center
  • Domains and Projects
    • Understanding the project structure in Quality Center
    • Creating domains and projects
    • Enabling versioning
    • Checking connectivity
  • Maintaining Quality Center Projects
    • Querying project tables
    • Copying, renaming, removing, backing up,restoring, and upgrading projects
    • Importing and Exporting projects
  • Managing Users
    • Creating and managing users
    • Monitoring user connections
  • Configuring Servers and Parameters
    • Loading a Quality Center license
    • Modifying server configurations
    • Defining DB servers
    • Configuring Quality Center parameters
    • Setting the Quality Center mail protocol


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Identify the hardware and software requirements for installing Quality Center.
  • Maintain Quality Center projects.
  • Manage Quality Center users and groups.
  • Customize and configure Quality Center at the organizationwide level.
  • Customize project specific Quality Center parameters.
  • Customize the testing workflow according to your projectspecific requirements.
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