Introducing CM Build Expert
In the fourth of a series of articles we are going to look at the Dimensions CM Build expert and how you can harness this technology from within Pulse.
Dimensions Build is a build management, execution, and monitoring tool that is part of Serena® Dimensions® CM. Dimensions Build enables you to execute builds from the Build Administration Console in the Dimensions CM Administration Console, or from the Dimensions desktop, web, and ISPF clients.
CM Build offers a completely integrated out of the box solution for running builds on a Dimensions Server or a Dimensions Agent. It supports a closed loop build as well as a bill of materials and the creation of built of relationships between source and target item revisions.
The PDF document describes the following 5 steps to implement this:
Step 1: Create a working CM Build Scenario
Step 2: Create the Suite and Product
Step 3: Create an expert chain
Step 4: Make a deliver a modification
Step 5: View the newly created change set results in Pulse
Download the PDF document for more information on how to implement this expert.
Experts supplied with Pulse
In Dimensions CM 14.2, Pulse comes with a comprehensive array of plugins that can be used, these include: