A Test defines a command to run inside a diagnositc container on an NSG. It represents a command with arguments that will be executed within the diagnostic container as part of a Test Suite run


  • name: The name of the Test Definition instance bound to this Test object.
  • last_updated_by: ID of the user who last updated the object.
  • last_updated_date: Time stamp when this object was last updated.
  • description: A brief description of the Test Definition referred to by this Test object.
  • destination: Destination to be used in conjunction with this Test. Could be an IPv4 address or FQDN
  • timeout: The timeout value set for the Test Definition instance, in seconds, at which point the system will consider the test as failed.
  • embedded_metadata: Metadata objects associated with this entity. This will contain a list of Metadata objects if the API request is made using the special flag to enable the embedded Metadata feature. Only a maximum of Metadata objects is returned based on the value set in the system configuration.
  • entity_scope: Specify if scope of entity is Data center or Enterprise level
  • command: The command line with arguments as extracted from the Test Definition instance bound to this Test instance.
  • order: Test order used to run tests. Lower order tests will run before higher order ones.
  • creation_date: Time stamp when this object was created.
  • associated_test_definition_id (Mandatory): The associated Test Definition instance used as an information base for the Test object.
  • associated_test_definition_type (Mandatory): The type of associated Test Definition instance.
  • associated_test_suite_id: The ID of the Test Suite this Test instance is part of.
  • owner: Identifies the user that has created this object.
  • external_id: External object ID. Used for integration with third party systems


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nupermission.NUPermission permissions
numetadata.NUMetadata metadatas
nuglobalmetadata.NUGlobalMetadata global_metadatas