If you have a standard set of deployment tasks that are performed for
similar release packages, environments, or applications, you can create
templates for these tasks. As release engineers create release packages, they
can copy tasks from task templates, and then reorder, remove, or add new tasks
To create a task template:
- Open the task templates project submit form in one of the following
select a release package, click the
More button, and select
Create Task Template.
+New and select your task templates
(By default, the Task templates project is used to store task
- Provide a name and description for the task template, and then
optionally select values for the following fields:
- Release Type
Select the release type to which the task template applies.
Select specific applications to which the task template applies.
Note: Users can copy deployment tasks from any approved task
template, but when you specify a release type or application, they can filter
tasks to those related to a specific release type or application.
- Select the release engineer and other release team members who will
be responsible for the task template, and then click
- Click the
Edit Deployment Tasks button.
- Use the form to add new deployment tasks, copy tasks from another
task template or release package, delete tasks, or change the sequence of
Close when you are done.
Complete to send the task template to a release manager for
- Once approved, the task template is available for release packages.
Note: Deployment tasks associated with task templates won't have deployment
units associated, since these are specific to an environment. After the task
template is copied to a release package, deployment units must be associated
with the release package.
Tip: You can also create a task template from a release package
More > Create Task Template.
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