You can save time by bulk updating Environment information, stakeholders, and additional information. When bulk updating a field or a tab, data will either be replaced (in the case of text fields and drop-down menus) or added (in the case of Stakeholders and combo boxes).
You must have ‘Update Environments’ user permission.
Environment > Manager
To bulk update:
- Navigate to the ‘Environment Manager’ page.
- Select two or more Environments
- Click .
- Click Bulk Update.
On the ‘Bulk Update’ pop-up, update the following:
|System||Select a System from the System drop-down menu.
The System’s ‘My Environment Booking’ approvers are listed in a clickable tooltip under the System drop-down menu so you know which person to ask for permission to use the System.
Administrators can prevent users from selecting Systems outside their Portfolio Association by selecting the My Portfolio Association checkbox for the ‘Restrict Site-Wide View of Environments’ user permission.
|Build||Enables on selecting a System. Select a build.|
|Integrated with||Select an Integrated Environment Group. Integrated Environment Groups can be toggled on Environment Map. You can select an existing Environment Group from the drop-down menu or create a new Environment Group for the Environment, see Manage Environment Groups for details.|
|URL||Enter the Environment’s URL.|
|Vendor||Enter a vendor for these Environments.
|Used for Phase||Select a phase for which the Environments are used. You can customize this menu via Used For Phase Customization.|
|Scheduler Display||Select a display color for these Environments to appear on the Environment Schedule.|
|Status||Select the Environments’ status. You can customize this menu in Status Customization.
|Icon||Select an Icon. Icons are displayed in the Environment Map and provide an extra layer of information about the Environment. For example, whether the Environment is a Cloud Server.|
|This is a Shared Environment||Select this checkbox if the Environments can be booked multiple times simultaneously.
Any booking will be automatically approved.
|Any booking will be automatically approved||Select this checkbox to automatically approve any booking of the Environments, whether booked from a TEBR (with or without a Release) or a Release (Enterprise, Project, or Independent). The booking will stay in an approved state even if the dates of the booking are changed.|
|Display booking alert||Booking alerts pop-up to provide you with extra information when trying to book the Environment. Select the checkbox to make the alert pop-up appear. Type the message in the Message that will appear in the pop-up.|
The Additional Information tab contains custom fields, which administrators have added using Environment Custom Fields Customization. These fields will vary between each Plutora installation. Please consult your administrator for the procedure for filling in these fields.
To add a stakeholder, click and proceed with filling up the fields. For more information, see Manage Release Stakeholder.
After doing the required updates on this pop-up, click . The selected Environments will display with the updates on the grid.