Work Profile defines the group of application workloads to be executed during the run. You can either select one of the standard work profiles or create your own based on the applications used by users.

Work Profile Name

standardTestProfile_chrome

Description

This work profile can be used for the standard benchmark test.

Workloads

vp_Adobe, vp_Chrome, vp_msExcel, vp_msOutlook, vp_msPowerPoint, vp_msWord, vp_ChromeWebAlbum, vp_winMediaPlayer

Recommended think time

5 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

15 minutes approximately

Recommended minimum iteration count

5

Work Profile Name

standardTestProfile_edge

Description

This work profile can be used for the standard benchmark test.

Workloads

vp_Adobe, vp_msExcel, vp_msOutlook, vp_msPowerPoint, vp_msWord, vp_winMediaPlayer, vp_EdgeWebAlbum

Recommended think time

5 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

15 minutes approximately

Recommended minimum iteration count

5

Work Profile Name

fileOperationsTestProfile

Description

This work profile can be used to test file operations.

Workloads

p_RandomFileGenerator, vp_MoveFiles, vp_CompressFolder, vp_CopyFiles

Recommended think time

5 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

2–5 minutes approximately

Recommended minimum iteration count

5

File size

0.125 GB

Work Profile Name

highMemoryTestProfile

Description

This work profile can be used to test the memory. This work profile opens multiple chrome tabs in the background to stress on memory.

Workloads

Vp_highMemPreRunChrome, vp_msExcel, vp_msPowerPoint, vp_msWord, vp_highMemPostRunChrome

Recommended think time

15 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

15 minutes approximately

Recommended minimum iteration count

6

Work Profile Name

User_Experience_Profile

Description

This Experimental work profile is being developed to measure the user experience like drag and drop, scrolling smoothness among others.

Workloads

vp_scroll, vp_WindowDragDrop, vp_fileDragDrop

Recommended think time

5 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

Recommended minimum iteration count

5

Work Profile Name

Ubuntu_Test_Profile

Description

This work profile contains all the workloads supported with Ubuntu.

Workloads

vp_RandomFileGenerator, vp_MoveFiles, vp_CompressFolder, vp_CopyFiles, vp_Chrome, vp_ChromeWebAlbum, vp_FirefoxVideo

Recommended think time

5 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

10 minutes approximately

Recommended minimum iteration count

5

Work Profile Name

Proven_Storage_Certification

Description

This work profile is used for VMware proven storage certification.

Workloads

vp_Adobe, vp_Chrome, vp_msExcel, vp_msOutlook, vp_msPowerPoint, vp_msWord, vp_ChromeWebAlbum, vp_winMediaPlayer, vp_RandomFileGenerator, vp_MoveFiles, vp_CopyFiles

Recommended think time

5 seconds

Time taken for 1 iteration

15 minutes approximately

Recommended minimum iteration count

5