What is Helix ALM?

One application to centralize, link, and manage all product development artifacts across your entire application lifecycle.

Helix ALM is the single, integrated application that lets you centralize and manage requirements, test cases, issues, and other development artifacts — and their relationships.

With Helix ALM, you can reduce product development risk by increasing visibility into project health, enable collaboration across disparate teams and departments, and automate traceability across all work items and data — from requirements capture and risk analysis through testing and defect resolution.

Helix ALM's modular structure allows you to license only the capabilities you need now, and easily add others later.

PRODUCT BRIEF

Reduce Product Development Risk

Boost Overall Productivity

Increase Visibility into Project Health

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Streamline Development and QA Processes

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Enable Collaboration across Disparate Teams and Departments

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Automate Traceability across All Work Items and Data

Manage Your Entire SDLC

From requirements and user stories through QA cycles and deployment — all with a single ALM solution.

Be As Agile or As Waterfall As You Want To Be

Let's face it, very few projects follow a pure development methodology, Helix ALM is simply the best hybrid-agile solution available — from pure waterfall to pure Agile and anywhere in between (including the way you work.)

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Achieve Absolute Clarity across the Project Lifecycle

Knowing when you are ready to ship, the impact of changes, who is assigned what tasks to complete, the weak points in your product, and so on, are answerable through visibility across the development lifecycle. With Helix ALM capturing all information about development artifacts, including ownership, status, and relationships, you can achieve absolute clarity, with fewer surprises and the ability to make better decisions.

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Trace from Requirements through Test Cases, Results, Resolutions, and Source Code

Traceability in your product development process ensures quality and helps manage the impact of change. Complete forward and backward traceability is cost-effectively achievable through best practices and supporting tools — such as Helix ALM.

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Model, Automate, and Enforce Your Way of Developing

Helix ALM's no-compromise workflow engine includes states, events, transitions, assignment rules, escalation rules, triggers, and more. If it's part of your process, you can model it, automate it, and enforce it with Helix ALM.

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Answer Your Project Questions Quickly and Easily

It's easy to drown in the flood of information captured during product development, but you still need to make timely decisions. Helix ALM reporting has you covered. Customizable dashboards and reports help you measure impact, burn down rates, track project progress, and measure productivity to stay on top of quality. Plus, Helix ALM's folders, tabbed list windows, and lightning-fast item list filters greatly reduce the need to create and run traditional reports.

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No More Asking "Which Is the Most True?"

If you are using one tool to track requirements, another to track test cases, and yet a third to track issues and defects, you have two information silos too many and no reliable source of truth. Helix ALM manages and links all these development artifacts and more in one silo, so you know the test case linked to a requirement is always the current test case, you know the status of a fixed defect is always up-to-date. And, your reports to your manager are always accurate.

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Introducing Helix ALM Dashboards

Helix ALM (formerly TestTrack) has powerful dashboards, so you know everything that's happening as it's happening.

Be Agile. Be Waterfall. Be Quality.

The best process is yours.

Agile, waterfall, v-model, spiral. All classic methodologies, and Helix ALM works great within them all. And if your methodology is a hybrid with a touch of Agile? That's where Helix ALM shines — helping you capture, collaborate, and communicate using your process.

Use Only What You Need

Helix ALM's Modular Structure Prepares You for Future Growth.

You can use each of Helix ALM's modules by itself or integrated with the rest for end-to-end coverage of your development process. No matter what combination of modules you license today or add in the future, you know they will work together seamlessly.

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Requirements Management

Projects Begin with Requirements (or User Stories)

Are you a team of one? Didn't think so. Helix ALM is collaborative, supports your processes, facilitates reviews, and does it all in parallel for faster product development. Microsoft Word wasn't designed for that.

REQUIREMENTS MANAGEMENT

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Issue Management

Defects and Changes Happen. Manage Them.

It's how you handle issues that matters. Helix ALM can categorize, organize, and help you close as many as your team can create. Helix ALM's scalability and flexibility are legendary.

ISSUE MANAGEMENT

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Test Case Management

Test Cases: Integral to Proving Quality.

"When is quality good enough?" Isn't that the fundamental question? Helix ALM provides the visibility to help you make more informed decisions.

TEST CASE MANAGEMENT

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Try Helix ALM free for 30 days. Download now for instant access to the fastest, most securable set of tools for global software development throughout the entire lifecycle of a project.

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