Caliber 11.4 Now Available!

This release of Caliber 11.4 introduces new product capabilities along with features pertaining to integrations, currency and security.  Customers on support and maintenance can download the latest release from the Micros Focus Supportline website

 

Highlights of new features

Caliber 11.4 continues to build on the Author, Visualize and Review capabilities.

 

Product Features

  • 64-bit Support Data Server
  • Line-by-line Requirements Comparison
  • Easily share your projects by simply right-clicking on the context menu
  • New functionality which makes it easy to share a selection of requirements by copying the Requirement Grid
  • Working from a formal baseline, you can now add discussion items directly to any baseline
  • Caliber allows you to add agile points which can be synced to Agile tools
  • Caliber Author now displays the history of the five most recently opened projects
  • Make changes to a requirement, Caliber versions the change and adds a description

 

 Product Currency Updates

  • Visualize can now be configured to use Windows session credentials (IWA)
  • Testing Integrations for HP QC 11.5 and HP ALM 12 are now supported
  • Caliber SDK offers a new function that enables the user to retrieve the original OLE objects
  • Caliber introduces improved memory management for the Caliber Add-in technology

 

Product Security Updates

  • Caliber now supports SSL peer authentication with certificates
  • Caliber now offers two different ways to encrypt passwords: AES256 (Advanced Encryption Standard) or RC4

 

Borland Connect – Record History

  • When making a change through a third-party application, Borland Connect passes the changes to Caliber Author allowing you to view the history of the changes made to the requirements

 

 Caliber 11.4 supports the following:

  • Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Office 2013
  • Team Foundation Server 2013
  • Visual Studio 2013
  • SQL Server 2012 (Datamart)

 

 

This update includes fixes for the following issues.

CategoryRPI NumberDescription
Author 601939 Removed deleted users from appearing in the add baseline signature list.
Author 602683 Using the F5 refresh now retains the simulations visibility.
Author 1084356 Enhanced the Requirement Grid to support keyboard shortcut cut and paste actions.
Author 1087413 Updated date formatting in Requirement Grid.
Author 1091076 Retain user-defined attributes when adjusting pane sizes.
Author 1094332 Added ability to select deleted requirement in baseline maintenance.
Author 1094535 Added support for opening .docx files within Author.
Author 1094843 Limit find it tree to searching only by requirement type or specific requirement.
Author 1095783 Increased Caliber Author speed when editing requirement descriptions with glossary view.
Author 1096297 Improved Requirement Grid to correctly determine the order that Caliber Data Server returns requirements.
Author 1096328 Enhanced StarTeam Agile authentication in the Delivery Status.
Author 1096425 Enhanced the Author only installation to include the .NET framework with the installation package.
Visualize 1092115 Maintain Project pane size for all screen resolutions.
Visualize 1094264 Improved performance when accessing external traces to visualizations.
Visualize 1094685 Integer field defaults to 0 or previously accepted integer if trying to type an integer beyond the field limit.
Visualize 1095348, 1095349, and 1095350 Improved security by removing eclipse-based help and replacing it with PDF.
Review 1095323 Improved Cross-Frame Scripting Protection.
Review 1095333 Increase security configuration to create a new session after a successful authentication.
Administrator 1095074 Enhanced so that when a member of the Administrator Group creates a requirement, the owner field contains the administrator's name, even if that user does not otherwise have permission to own that requirement.  With this change, it is possible for a user to take ownership of a newly created requirement without having the necessary security privileges to own the requirement.
Document Factory 1094814 Updated to display embedded PDF files in generated reports. Use Adobe Acrobat X and later in order to view the embedded PDFs.
Document Factory 1095560 Improved title and header handling in template.
Document Factory 1096510 Reduce hanging when generating a report.
Database 1095322 Increased password security.
Integrations 1095240 See JRE and Caliber for 64-bit Compatibility Known Issue.
Web Reviewer 1096421 Allow column data to wrap.