The Build Assessment solution indicates whether applications will work on additional builds of the same OS family. Suppose that your reference build is Windows 8 and you need to know if the applications that work on it will also work on other Windows 8 builds, such as ones customized for call center employees. The Build Assessment solution performs a standard AppDNA analysis on the reference build and compares it to an analysis for each target build.
AppDNA creates the following build assessment reports:
You can mark applications that you have tested in the Configure Build Assessment solution wizard so that AppDNA ignores any potential issues on the reference and target builds. When you indicate an application is tested on the reference build, AppDNA ignores all amber or red RAGs for non-image dependent algorithms on the reference and target builds because those issues do not affect the application in your environment.
Before running the Configure Build Assessment Solution wizard, gather the following information.
You can assess all applications or choose the ones to assess.
The solution wizard opens.
If a target image does not appear in the list, click Import images. You must then cancel the wizard before you can import an image. Follow the on-screen instructions and then return to Step 1 to configure the Build Assessment solution.
To view the reports at any time: In the AppDNA side bar, click Solutions and then click the name of the solution.
Follow these steps to: