i.onbmc.com includes a useful tool to help you manage your Helix change requests. The Change Calendar shows all scheduled changes by assigned group and change status as well as changes for the past 90-day period. The calendar shows both your changes (for example, code promotions) and BMC-initiated (for example, maintenance activities) changes.
Accessing the Change Calendar
Login to i.onbmc.com. Scroll down to Other services and click on Change calendar The calendar can be viewed by:
List (a list view of changes)
It offers filtering by Assigned Group and Change Status.
Implementation in Progress
Scheduled for Approval
Viewing upcoming changes
The Year, Month, Week and Day tabs allow you to view changes by over a time period. To view all upcoming changes select the List tab. Click the filter option All Events and tick Upcoming events. You can drill down further using the Assigned Group and Change Status filters. Selecting All events will include all past changes for the last 90 days.
Viewing completed or closed changes
To check whether a change has been completed simply filter by Change Status and Completed. For closed changes (not necessarily completed) tick the Closed option.
Searching for changes
To the right of the tabs is a search box. To find a specific change request enter the reference number in the search box. You can also search by keyword.
Viewing the details of a particular change
In the calendar view you can view the details of each change by clicking on the change request reference. This will bring up a pop box showing more details including a link to view the full change request record.