About this Course

Code TPST120
Duration 2 Days

This two-day introductory course provides students with the skills needed to effectively use and manage the Service Test software product. This course focuses on the basics of component and service testing, including handling security issues and creating custom code. This course is a mixture of lectures and hands-on labs. The hands-on labs use version 11.5 of the software.
This course is designed for users who are new to HP Service Test.

Software Version: 11.52


Working knowledge of:

  • Windows operating system
  • Web sites and browsers
  • Testing concepts
  • Basic networking and Internet technologies
  • Web services basics

Who should attend?

  • New users of Service Test who need to automate manual testing and verification in a short amount of time
  • Quality assurance engineers who will assume technical lead roles in the use of Service Test

Delegates will learn how to

  • Define the basics of component testing and HP Service Test (ST)
  • Manage services using ST
  • Parameterize tests to run with multiple sets of data
  • Import services from various locations
  • Handle security issues involved with component testing
  • Manage and create custom code in component testing
  • Define virtual services
  • Identify the need for virtualization in a composite application environment


Module 1: Course Overview

  • Overview of the course
  • Contents of the course
  • Information about eBooks
  • Class logistics
  • Instructional methods
  • Class introductions
  • Virtual classroom tour

Module 2: Introduction to Service Test (ST )

  • Identify basic concepts of Service Test
  • Define Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Identify components of SOA
  • Define the terminology and principles surrounding component testing
  • Identify the difference between GUI and headless testing
  • Define HP's SOA solution and its corresponding integrations

Module 3: Unified Functional Testing

  • Identify the need for Unified Functional Testing (UFT)
  • Identify the functionality of UFT
  • Identify GUI validation using UFT
  • Identify Service validation using UFT
  • Configure the prerequisites for enabling UFT
  • Apply the licenses in UFT
  • Navigate the UFT UI
  • Create a basic Quick Test (GUI Test) in UFT
  • Create a basic Service Test (API Test) in UFT

Module 4: Service Test Installation and Implementation

  • Configure Service Test
  • Identify Service Test software pre-requisites
  • Define Service Test architecture
  • Configure the Service Test - ALM connectivity
  • Define Service Test security

Module 5: Using Service Test

  • Use the Service Test UI
  • Work with the Visual Test Designer
  • Import a service
  • Define test step inputs and outputs
  • Identify data drive steps
  • Work with control flows
  • Use the Results Viewer

Module 6: Enhancing Service Tests

  • Use checkpoints and reporting
  • Configure database validation with Service Test
  • Configure security with Service Test

Module 7: Creating Advanced Services

  • Use JMS with Service Test
  • Test a REST service
  • Work with custom code in Service Test
  • Define and configure Service Test and load tests

Module 8: Introduction to Service Virtualization

  • Define virtualization
  • Identify the need for virtualization in a composite application environment
  • Define service virtualization in a composite application environment
  • Define features and benefits of HP Service Virtualization
  • Identify the functionality of Service Virtualization
  • Identify components and architecture of Service Virtualization
  • Start Service Virtualization
  • Integrate Service Virtualization with Service Test

2 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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