Access the CA TDM Portal

After you successfully install the CA TDM Portal, you can log in and access its functionality. You access the CA TDM Portal through a web browser.
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After you successfully install the CA TDM Portal, you can log in and access its functionality. You access the CA TDM Portal through a web browser.
Your security group membership determines what functionality you can access in the CA TDM Portal. For example, if you are a member of the Tester group, you see only the Self-Service Catalog and Submitted Requests options. If you are a member of the Admin group, you see the complete functionality, including Modeling, Generators, Self-Service Catalog, Submitted Requests, and Configuration. For more information about security groups, see Groups.
Follow these steps:
  1. Do
    one
    of the following:
    • Open your CA TDM Portal service URL in your web browser. Contact your Test Data Engineer to obtain the URL.
    • Click
      Start, All Programs, CA, CA Test Data Manager Portal, Launch CA Test Data Manager Portal
      .
      The CA TDM Portal login page opens.
  2. Enter login credentials in the 
    Username
     and 
    Password
     fields and click
     Sign In
    .
    Default:
    Username 
    administrator
    , password 
    marmite
    .
    The welcome page opens.
  3. (After an upgrade only) Use the Refresh functionality of your browser to ensure that you are looking at the upgraded version of the web portal.
  4. Verify your existing connection profiles. If you have created a connection profile in CA TDM Datamaker that is not compatible with the CA TDM Portal, recreate the profile in the Portal. 
  5. Navigate the user interface to perform appropriate tasks. 
 You can access the repository through the CA TDM Portal using a database user. The CA TDM Portal does not support Windows authentication.