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Devtest Upgrade to v10.xX


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CA Cloud Test Mobile CA Application Test


We are currently using 10.1 and planning to upgrade to 10.6.

Below are the system specifications:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.10 (Santiago)
  • Kernel Release:        2.6.32-504.8.1.el6.x86_64
  • HWaddr:                00:50:56:9B:27:9C
  • Architecture:          x86_64
  • CPU op-mode(s):        32-bit, 64-bit
  • Byte Order:            Little Endian
  • CPU(s):                8
  • On-line CPU(s) list:   0-7
  • Thread(s) per core:    1
  • Core(s) per socket:    1
  • Socket(s):             8
  • NUMA node(s):          1
  • Vendor ID:             GenuineIntel
  • CPU family:            6
  • Model:                 45
  • Model name:            Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2699 v3 @ 2.30GHz
  • Stepping:              2
  • CPU MHz:               2294.686
  • BogoMIPS:              4589.37
  • Hypervisor vendor:     VMware
  • Virtualization type:   full
  • L1d cache:             32K
  • L1i cache:             32K
  • L2 cache:              256K
  • L3 cache:              46080K
  • NUMA node0 CPU(s):     0-7
  • MemTotal:       16335740 kB
  • MemFree:          604928 kB


We plan to use virtual services for load/performance tests as well.
Do the above-mentioned specs suffice for Devtest 10.6? Or do you recommend any upgrades?



Devtest 10.X




You can review the system requirements below:

I would also suggest you review the Server components and make sure the number of systems you have is enough.
it is not recommended to run all components on a single server.

Generally speaking, a minimum of 3 servers is suggested for a production environment.


Additional Information

Some other links I thought might help as well.

transactions per second / 1000) * Average Think Time in ms * (Think Scale / 100)


Broadcom community link

This is the Upgrade Center for SV - Great Doc to share with customers on Best Practices for DevTest Upgrades.