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Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Octane Software 12.60 CP8 has been released

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  • 07-Dec-2018
  • 07-Dec-2018

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Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Octane Software 12.60 CP8


Recommended Software Update

Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management Octane Software

Version: 12.60 CP8

Languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Chinese and Spanish

The following key new features are available with this version:


  • SSO for on premise
  • Data Visibility
  • Entity labeling [Enterprise edition]
  • Requirements - Overview dashboard


  • UX Refactoring
  • Failure Analysis
  • Related Users / auto assignment


  • Support Fortify SSC (in addition to On Demand)
  • DevSecOps traceability to backlog


  • Automated Test execution – Technical Preview
  • Dynamic parametrization
  • Sprint-Run traceability
  • Business Rules for Test Run


  • ​Definition of Done Rules
  • Planning board - dependency map
  • Weekend included in calendar
  • Milestones
  • App modules - additional levels


  • Bamboo plugin for UFT


  • Jira – sync multi-value lists
  • Multiple Jira projects – Defects location change is reflected



  • Most recent release first on filter values
  • Toolbar UX improvements
  • My Work filter: Followed by me and Assigned to me


  • “Skipped” status for manual tests
  • Test run history graphs - display manual test run history


  • Feature: Target Sprint

Dev and PipeLines

  • Link from a backlog item to a commit
  • IDE (Visual Studio): Update, and add comments to, entities


  • Add values to the Severity and Priority system lists

For more information please go to:

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from MySupport).

If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. You will need your Software Passport login and password to access the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.

Our goal is to provide you with clear visibility into the support time-line of software products, enabling you to use this information to plan, test, and deploy new product versions. For more information, check our MySupport Software Product Lifecycle pages, where you can find support time-line information for previously released versions. For this newly released version, the following time-line applies (dates subject to change, always check the Software Product Lifecycle pages referenced above for the latest information): 

Support time-line

Product Details

End of Committed Support

End of Extended Support

End of Self-Help Support with Rights to New Versions

Application Lifecycle Management 12.6x

Aug 31,2022

Aug 31,2024

Aug 31,2028

Quality Center 12.6x

Aug 31,2022

Aug 31,2024

Aug 31,2028

Please note that all Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management, Quality Center and Application Lifecycle Management Octane customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Application Lifecycle Management Octane Version 12.60 CP8