This article will show how to complete the following for a Test Data Permutation:

  • Create a New Test Data Category
  • Edit an Existing Test Data Category Name
  • Delete a Test Data Category


Note: To learn more about creating and managing Test Data Cases for a Test Data Category, please see: Creating and Manage Test Data Cases.


Creating a New Test Data Category


A Test Data Category contains the Test Data Cases and configured parameters necessary to generate permutations of synthetic test data for specified Project Domains.


To create a new Test Data Category, complete the following steps: 

  • Select the Test Data Permutation within the table by clicking on its Name.


  • Next, click on Create New Test Data Category.


  • Select a testing category from the drop-down menu (Beta, Load, Stress, Unit, etc.).

  • Click Save to finish.


  • The new Test Data Category will appear in the table as shown below and will automatically be selected (highlighted in blue).


Note: After a Test Data Category has been created, you will be able to create Test Data Cases for generating varying permutations of synthetic test data. For more information please see: Creating and Manage Test Data Cases.


Editing Test Data Category Names


At any time, the Name of the Test Data Category may be changed to a different type of testing. Complete the following steps to do so: 


  • Click on the Edit (Pencil) Icon within the Actions Column for the appropriate Test Data Category.


  • Select a different Name from the drop-down menu.

  • Click Save to finish.


  • The new Name will appear within the table.


Deleting a Test Data Category from a Permutation


To remove a Test Data Category, complete the following steps: 


  • Click on the Delete (Trash Can) Icon within the Actions Column for the appropriate Test Data Category.


  • Click Yes within the confirmation window to delete the Test Data Category.


            Note: Click No to close the confirmation window without deleting the Test Data Category.