When should I block access to Jama Software?
You should always conduct the following operations without an active userbase:
- During installation or upgrade
- During full reindex
- When backing up the database to XML
- When creating a .jama backup
Depending on your needs, you may also want to block user access for making long-running, organization-wide updates such as:
How do I block access to Jama Software?
- Enabling or disabling workflows
- Changing the Global ID prefix
For Jama Software 2015.1 and onwards*
a proxy server is required to block users' access. Using a proxy you can redirect the requests sent to Jama Software to a maintenance page. *
A separate proxy server is still required for Jama Software 8.0.1. We will be including a method of blocking access using Jama Software 8's internal proxy server in a future version of Jama Software. Stay tuned.#installation