Microfocus Octane

Octane is the exciting new ALM tool from Microfocus which provides full Agile project management; Backlog, Releases, Epics, Features, User Stories, Interactive Storyboards, Test management (Manual tests, Gherkin Tests, Automated Tests) and Defect Management. It also integrates into CI servers, Version Control (Git/GitHub etc.) and can even support Waterfall with Requirements planning!

Course Overview

This course covers all aspects of administering your Octane implementation. Throughout the course practical examples are demonstrated, and the delegates get to practice what they have learned in each chapter within Octane. The course is intended for anyone that will be administering Octane  or Workspace Administrators looking to manage and customise Workspaces.


This course can be delivered online, which is live, instructor-led training (VILT), or it can be delivered on-site at your premises (Classroom).

Online, the course is over 2 days, with each day being an online session of approx. 3.5 hours.

Classroom, the course is 1 full day.

We can provide an Octane instance for delegates to use if required.

Course Topics

The ALM Architecture
  • Understand the architecture of Octane
  • The Admin components of Octane.
Site Admin Role
  • Manage Site Connections & Licenses
  • Creating Spaces
  • Server Configuration
Space Setup for Space Admins
  • Navigating Spaces
  • Managing Users
  • Roles & Permissions
  • Creating Workspaces
Basic Workspace Customisation
  • Adding users
  • Creating & Configuring Teams
  • Creating Releases


Advanced Space & Workspace Configuration
  • Forms
  • Fields
  • Business Rules
  • Workflow
  • Data Hiding


To get prices and to book a course, please contact tom.millichamp@edgewords.co.uk or phone +44 (0)333 939 8884.

For private Octane course online or on-site you can have up to 10 delegates on a course. Every delegate receives a comprehensive workbook.

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