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Writing Performance Test Plan

Below is the outline of the Performance Test Plan:

1. Document Information

  • About this Document
  • Document Approvals

2. Application Information

  • Application Name
  • Application Description
  • Application Platform/Runtime Environment
  • Application Flow
  • Application/System Technologies Employed

3. Key Business Function Definition

  • Key Business Functions
  • Performance Center Transaction Mapping
  • Key Business Function

4. Performance Test Workload Model

  • User-Based Workload Model
  • Business Function-Based Workload Model

5. Test Scenarios

  • Test Scenario Scope

6. Test User Profiles and Ids

  • Test User Profiles
  • Test Id and Entitlements Provisioning

7. Test Data

  • Test Data Requirements
  • Test Data Assumptions and Risks

8. Timeline

  • Testing Timeline

Appendix: Definitions

Appendix: Terms / Acronyms / Abbreviations