Test Plan Module

This module enables you to create and manage Performance Center tests in the test plan tree.

To access

On the My Performance Center navigation bar, select Test Management > Test Plan.

Relevant tasks

How to Design a Performance Test

See also Performance Test Design Overview

User interface elements are described below:

UI Elements

Description

<My Performance Center common UI elements>

For Performance Center menus and buttons, see Performance Center user interface.

New Folder. Opens the Create New Test Folder dialog box, enabling you to add a test subject under a selected folder.

Syntax exceptions: A folder name cannot include the following characters: \ ^ *

Upload Script. Opens the Upload Scripts dialog box, enabling you to upload scripts to Performance Center. For details, see Upload Scripts Dialog Box.
New Test. Opens the Create New Performance Test dialog box, enabling you to add a test under a selected folder. For details, see Create New Performance Test Dialog Box.

Delete. Deletes the selected test or folder in the test plan tree.

When deleting a folder, the selected folder is deleted and all related tests are moved to the Unattached folder. You cannot delete the root Subject folder.

When deleting a test, the selected test is deleted permanently. In addition, all test runs associated with the deleted test are deleted from the project and removed from any associated test sets.

Note: Deleting a performance test that is linked to a timeslot will affect the timeslot.

Copy/Paste. Copies selected item to a different location in the test plan tree.
Cut/Paste. Moves selected item to a different location in the test plan tree.

Filter. To filter the test plan tree by test or test folder name, type the name (or part of the name) in the search box. Performance Center displays all tests and/or folders that contain the search string.

Preview Tab

This tab displays test details and enables you to edit and run your test. For details, see Performance Test Designer > Summary View / Preview Tab.

Test Runs Tab

This tab enables you to manage results and related actions for test runs. For details, see Test Lab Module.

Test Runs Trend Tab

This tab enables you to monitor the test runs of a selected test over time. For details, see Performance Test Designer > Test Runs Trend View / Test Runs Trend Tab.