What's New in LoadRunner Enterprise

This topic introduces the new features and improvements in LoadRunner Enterprise 2022 R1.

Note: The Help Centers for LoadRunner Enterprise 2022 and 2022 R1 versions are streamlined into a single Help Center. Any version specific changes are indicated where relevant.

To view enhancements for the 2022 version, see What's New in LoadRunner Enterprise 2022.

What's New video

Learn about some of the new features included in LoadRunner Enterprise version 2022 R1:

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User interface modernization

The following user interface enhancements are available:

Area Enhancement
Online screen

The following enhancements are included for the online screen:

Administration modernization


As part of ongoing modernization, the following areas of the LoadRunner Enterprise Administration user interface are updated using the latest technologies:

Maintenance timeslots

The Timeslots module in the LoadRunner Enterprise Administration is simplified and has a fresh new look and feel.

For details, see Manage timeslots.

Trend report (plugins)

The Trend Report (PDF) has been modernized, and has a clearer layout and structure. The Trend Report is generated from LoadRunner Enterprise CI plugins.

For details, see Plugins.

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Test design enhancements

The following test design enhancements are available:

Area Enhancement
Monitors

LoadRunner Enterprise now supports integration with Azure Monitor. The Azure Insights monitor can collect resource metrics from the Azure Application Insights service, and show the applicable measurements in the Azure Insights Metrics graph.

For details, see Azure Insights monitor.

Azure cloud hosts

You can configure the SKU type for Azure public IP addresses in cloud environment settings.

For details, see Configure public IP address SKU type (Azure cloud hosts only).

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LoadRunner Enterprise REST APIs

LoadRunner Enterprise REST APIs now include the following updates:

Area Enhancement
Cloud hosts

LoadRunner Enterprise REST APIs now include the following updates:

  • Support for retrieving a list of all existing cloud host templates in the project. For details, see Get all cloud host templates in the LoadRunner Enterprise REST API Reference.

  • Support for retrieving a cloud host template by the specified ID. For details, see Get cloud host templates by ID in the LoadRunner Enterprise REST API Reference.

Trend Reports

You can now create Trend Reports from the LoadRunner Enterprise REST API. For details, see Create a new Trend Report.

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Shared technologies, components, and protocols

For new shared technologies, components, and protocols that are supported in LoadRunner Enterprise, see:

Product Description
VuGen

The Virtual User Generator (VuGen) enables you to record and develop scripts that emulate the behavior of real users on your system. These scripts are used for performance and load testing with Micro Focus products.

For new features and protocol enhancements available for your VuGen scripts, see What's new in LoadRunner Professional and VuGen.

LoadRunner Professional

LoadRunner Enterprise uses various LoadRunner Professional tools.

For the new features and improvements in LoadRunner Professional, see What's new in LoadRunner Professional and VuGen.

LoadRunner Developer

LoadRunner Developer is Micro Focus' cutting-edge tool for web protocol performance and load testing. Powered by the DevWeb engine, LoadRunner Developer enables you to create and execute DevWeb protocol scripts which can be executed with any of the LoadRunner family products.

For the new features and improvements in LoadRunner Developer, see What's new in LoadRunner Developer.

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