Manage host locations
This section describes how to manage the locations of testing hosts used for running server-side functional and performance tests in ALM Lab Management.
Note: Cloud locations are created automatically when a new cloud account is added to ALM. Cloud locations are read-only.
Add or modify a host location
You can organize your testing hosts according to location by creating a host location entity in the Locations module.
To add or modify a host location:
Log in to Lab Management.
Go to Lab Resources > Locations.
Click the New Host Location button . Provide the following information and click OK.
Field Description Location Name The name of the host location. The name should have a logical connection to the host location. Over Firewall Whether or not the host location is over a firewall. Description A description of the location. Location ID
The ID of the location.
System generated and read-only.
Assign a host location to a host
This task describes how to assign a host location.
To assign a location to a host:
Go to Lab Resources > Hosts.
Select a testing host in the grid, and click the Testing Host Details button .
In the Testing Host Dialog Box, select your location in the Location field.