About Build Areas

Every build configuration in Dimensions CM must be associated with at least one build area. The three types of build areas are:

Use this type of area to work on files checked out from Dimensions. Defining a work area indicates that you want to have files automatically placed there.

Use this type of area to receive files that have been promoted to a chosen state in the Global Stage Lifecycle. For example, when a set of files is ready for System Test, they can be copied to an area that Quality Assurance uses.