HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
is a set of software products designed for accelerating the delivery of
secure, reliable modern applications. It is a combination of a common
platform, several key applications and a dashboard targeted at managing
the core lifecycle of applications.
Quality Assurance: A set of activities designed
to ensure that the development and/or maintenance process is adequate to
ensure a system will meet its objectives. Quality Control: A set of activities designed to evaluate a developed work product.