What is the procedure to assign a Project to a new Location; e.g. to migrate from Development to a Production Server?
Projects in SilkCentral Test Manager are executed in specific Locations/ Servers.
Projects can be assigned to existing locations by editing the Location"s "Assigned Projects" list, in "Administration - Locations > Edit". If you need to create a new Location; any existing Projects can be assigned during the process of creating the new location, as follows:
Procedure to Add a New Location in SCTM and assign existing Projects to it.
i. In SilkCentral Test Manager access: "Administration > Locations". Click the "New Locations" button to open the "New Locations" dialog.
ii. Enter an name for the
iii. If you had specified a
Proxy Server, select the "Use System Proxy"
option by checking the respective check box.
iv. In the Location Proxy section, identify a proxy server through which the execution servers of this location will communicate with the application server.
a. Host field - enter the name of the computer hosting the proxy service.
b. Port field -
enter the port number of the proxy host.
c. Username - optional. If Proxy service requires authentication, provide a username / password in these fields.
d. Password -
v. Assigned Projects: this
section includes a list of existing projects and allows you to
select those that you want to assign and execute from this
"Save" to add the new location. You will be
returned to the Locations page where the new location is