[Start Here] – ALM (Application Lifecycle Management) Resources

You are interested in setting up a Dev-Test-Prod approach in your Anaplan Ecosystem, but you don’t know where to start? You have come to the right place!

This article is the pathway to all things ALM.

To get started, we recommend reading these articles:

  1. What is Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
  2. ALM Explained Part 1 - Compatibility
  3. ALM Explained Part 2 - Testing
  4. ALM Explained Part 3 - Avoiding Data Loss

Additionally, take this micro-lesson and this e-learning class.

Once you get more comfortable, let’s dig a little deeper with the following:

  1. Setting Production Lists
  2. Version Settings as Production Data
  3. Production lists and ragged hierarchies’ logic
  4. Revision Best Practices
  5. Managing Frequent Structural Changes During Development
  6. Model Load, Save and Rollback
  7. Save Incomplete Changes when Synchronizing in ALM

And for the UX, make sure you are leveraging our recommended ALM Best Practices for Apps.

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The content in this article has not been evaluated for all Anaplan implementations and may not be recommended for your specific situation.
Please consult your internal administrators prior to applying any of the ideas or steps in this article.
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