XOG Best Practices CA PPM Webinar

  On January 20th, 2015

Our XOG Best Practices webinar topics include:

  • Batching XOG Files
  • Using XSLT with XML
  • XSLT examples
  • Fixing Dates, (Language, NLS settings)
  • Unicode vs ANSI
  • Auto numbering with XOG
  • CA PPM tools and add-ons: XOG Client


Webinar date: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PST

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How does ideation work for CA Clarity PPM?

  On September 11th, 2014

Idea management for Clarity PPM doesn’t have to be complicated. Ideation for Clarity PPM works best when managed in a collaborative, thought provoked environment via our SharePoint connector for Clarity PPM.

Join our upcoming webinar for a more in-depth look at ideation for Clarity PPM.

The below info-graphic shows how our integrated SharePoint solution for Clarity PPM ideation works:

ideaBoss - ideation info-graphic for Clarity PPM


Ideation for Clarity PPM works best when used for the following approaches:

  • Align PPM strategies with resources. Maximize your capacity to drive innovation.
  • Amplify the voice of your customer throughout your offerings.
  • Attain a complete picture of “what’s hot and what’s not”.
  • Exponentially extend the reach of brainstorming across the global enterprise and marketplace.
  • Objectively measure market and demand management to ensure you deliver high value offerings.
  • Ensure ideas can be evaluated against strategy, resources, and cost.


CA PPM: Security error when adding a resource in Project, Team, Staff Page or adding a project to Resource, Allocation page.

  On November 20th, 2014

When adding a resource in Project > Team > Staff Page or adding a project to Resource > Allocation page, if the user selects the checkbox for one or more project or resource that is already listed before clicking ‘Add’, an error is thrown in the UI: “One or more resources could not be added. Possibly due to security”

The same issue arises also when you try to add a project to a resource’s Allocation Tab, after selecting one or more projects that is already added to the resource.

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CA PPM – Timesheets filter: Auto-suggest for the OBS Unit field never returns any OBS Units.

  On November 20th, 2014

Description: In the CA PPM Timesheets filter, the Auto-suggest feature will never return any OBS Units. It will always read “No results match” instead.

Products: CA PPM, CA Governance, Risk & Compliance Manager

Releases: CA PPM: Release:13.1


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Innovation Roadmap 2015 – PPM studioBoss and XOG Query Bridge featured at CA World 14′

  On November 9th, 2014

Our  business short-term and long-term goals with our current and emerging PPM technology solutions to help meet those goals have never been more exciting for us and everyone in the PPM universe.

The  Goal: to make PPM simpler. See Christopher Claunch`s  epiphany at a recent PPM summit, and see the Video.

Clarity PPM studio via sharepoint

PPM studioBoss for CA PPM

Release date: April, 15 2015

Allows enterprise wide visibility of all your CA PPM data via SharePoint. You select what data you want to make bi-directional with CA PPM, then configure and personalize to fit your needs using a platform everyone is more familiar with.

XB3 – XOG Bridge is now called XQ-XOG & Query Bridge

ca ppm xog query

Release date: Re-released with Query Bridge included in the web interface – Available now

The same functionality XOG Bridge offers CA Clarity PPM is still available, but now we just re-released the XOG solution for CA PPM with Query Bridge, and we are calling it for the time being  - XQ-XOG Query Bridge. Automated NSQL queries for CA Clarity PPM.

Register for the Webinar on Wed, Feb 18, 2015 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PST

The great things that you can do when CA PPM is integrated with SharePoint – Webinar replay video.

  On October 21st, 2014

If you missed the webinar, then that means you missed the exclusive offer Christopher Claunch forced us into. We’re serious, check out the video and let’s make this happen.

PPM Boss suite

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CA PPM v13.3 – Odd behavior that allows to hide fields without a default value

  On October 2nd, 2014

There is a strange CA-PPM Studio behavior that allows to hide fields without a default value. It looks like some kind of non controlled action. It may happen as follows:

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