Clarity PPM

What you may have missed in the CA Project and Portfolio Management Community! April 2015

By Christopher Hackett posted 05-12-2015 03:56 PM


Dear Community Member,


With so much going on in the CA Project and Portfolio Management Community I have consolidated recent activities in case you missed anything.



Office Hours for CA PPM, May 14 @ 1PM ET

Have a question about CA Project and Portfolio Management? Connect with CA Technologies technical experts to get answers via Office Hours for CA PPM. Our team is here to help you get more out of your technology. Join us for one hour Thursday, May 14th @ 1 PM ET. NOTE - No audio is provided and all Q&A happens via online chat, making it a truly ‘fun’ event.

New Member Webcast - May 2015

Are you new to the communities? Or maybe you could use a refresher on some of the site's features?

If so, please join us for our monthly New Member Webcast on Wednesday, May 20th at 12pm ET, which will include an overview of the system, a brief demo, and a Q&A session. We want you to get the most out of the CA Communities, so we're holding these webcasts monthly to help!

Community View: Dale Stockman, Featured User (April 2015)

Once a month we'll shine our virtual spotlight on one of the CA PPM community's members. It's just a fun, easy way for us to get to know one another a little bit beyond our work-related interactions here on the site. This month, we're featuring Dale Stockman, Tech Specialist, ZF.


Thank you Dale for all your contributions to the community!

Tuesday Tips, Tips and other Helpful Information -


CA PPM Tuesday Tip: Resources with or without Availability

CA PPM Top 10 KB April 2015

CLRT-77698 Unable to save custom gel scripts due to Image tag

CA PPM Tuesday Tip: How to ensure data is displayed properly in the browser.

CA PPM Tech Tip: Getting Jaspersoft Advanced Reporting to work after upgrading to 14.2+

CA Productivity Accelerator v12.1 Requirements for CA PPM SaaS Customers

CA PPM 2015 Poll: Add-ins and Connectors for CA Clarity PPM (part 1 of 2)

CA PPM 2015 Poll: Add-ins and Connectors for CA Clarity PPM (part 2 of 2)

CA PPM 2015 Poll: Languages for CA Clarity PPM (part 1 of 2)

CA PPM 2015 Poll: Languages for CA Clarity PPM (part 2 of 2)

CA PPM Tuesday tips: Tips on having a successful Jaspersoft Installation

CA PPM Tuesday Tip:Cost plan detail population and editing

CA PPM 14.x Professional Certification Exam Available

How to Restore the .keystore File After Renaming it?

The CIO is Coming here?

CA PPM 14.x Professional Certification Exam available at Kryterion

CA PPM Tuesday Tip: Populating cost plan does not recognize mid-month dates in the rate matrix.

CA PPM Tuesday Tip: Force timesheet to think it is an adjustment for reposting to Financials

CA PPM Tech Tip: Open for Time Entry Attribute

CA PPM 14.x Financial Management On Demand Web Based Training Available on the Education Portal

New! CA Clarity PPM 13.2 Portlet Reference Guide

Open Workbench Tip of the Day Hack

CA PPM EMEA Office Hours, April 30, 2015 @ 11 AM UK Time

CA PPM 14.x Financial Management OnDemand WBT available on the Education Portal

CA PPM 14.x Support Webinar and Education Offerings Now Available

CA Clarity Tuesday Tip - Hire Date, Termination Date – What they do!

Save the Date: CA World '15 is November 16-20

Live Webcast: What’s New In CA PPM 14.2

CA PPM Tuesday Tip: Is the Datamart Extraction Job Required?

CA PPM 13.2 End of Service Announced

CA PPM 14.2 web-based training available on the Education Portal

Flipboard Article - Tips for a Successful Jaspersoft Installation

CA PPM Tuesday Tip: DocOps Tips

Topic Teasers Vol. 55: Adaptive Estimates - By:- Barbee Davis - April 13, 2015

Flipboard Article - Populate Your Timesheets

Let Your Voice Be Heard: Help Us Improve the Documentation! Featured Video

Thursday Tip:  Running Jaspersoft as Service on Windows Server 2008

CA PPM Tuesday Tip:  How To Launch a Process from a Gel Script

CA PPM 14.2 Reporting Dynamic Labs now available on the Education Portal

CA PPM Certifications for Business Users

Better CA PPM Loss Leader for CA Education LMS

How to Use the XPATH XML Parameter in NSQL Constructs

CA Productivity Accelerator and CA PPM 14.2 SaaS



Top Ten Ideas -

Make TIMESHEET a studio object321UNDER REVIEW

Archiving of old data208UNDER REVIEW

Ability to make OBS mandatory187DELIVERED

Auto-save or notify to save when changing screens187UNDER REVIEW

Present pop-up messages to the user159UNDER REVIEW

Seperate Delete Permission from Edit Permission Consistently on all Objects150UNDER REVIEW

Resource – Timesheet View Permission146UNDER REVIEW

Ability to Save Portlet Configuration as a Part of a Filter120UNDER REVIEW

Replace outdated Blob, Time Slice and Datamart technology with modern Database Sparse Matrices and Data Cubes119UNDER REVIEW

Enhanced Gantt View/Printing Capability109DELIVERED

That's it for now folks but I'm sure there will be a lot more soon! Take a moment to get on the discussion in CA Clarity and make your voice heard!




Community Manager, IT Business Management

1 comment


05-14-2015 08:27 AM

This looks like an amazing resource!  I will let you know more as I read through it all.