Number of questions: 60
Number of questions to pass: 42
Time allowed: 75 mins
The test consists of six sections containing a total of approximately 60 multiple-choice questions. The percentages after each section reflect the approximate distribution of the total question set across the sections.
Section 1: User Interface 10%
Organizing artifacts by tagging
Categories and catalog customization
Searching and filtering
Section 2: Test Planning 35%
Business objectives and quality objectives
Review processes, entry criteria, and exit criteria
Section 3: Test Cases and Test Execution 20%
Test Case Execution Records and Test Suite Execution Records
Section 4: Reporting 20%
Out of the box reports
Traceability from requirements to defects
Section 5: Migration and Integration of Test Artifacts 10%
Migration strategy with XML
Migration tools or approaches with TestManager, Rational Manual Tester, and Rational ClearQuest with Test Management features
ClearQuest connector use and integration with Rational RequisitePro
Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word utilities
Section 6: General Questions on Rational Quality Manager and Jazz 5%
Out of the box defect capabilities and requirements capabilities
Edition differences, licensing, user management
Rational Team Concert work item integration
Rational DOORS Next Generation requirement integration
The sample test is designed to give the candidate an idea of the content and format of the questions that will be on the certification exam. Performance on the sample test is NOT an indicator of performance on the certification exam. This should not be considered an assessment tool.
Course Title: Test Management with IBM Rational Quality Manager, V4.0
Course Duration: 2 days
Course Number: RT273G
Course Abstract: This course introduces test managers to the basics of using IBM Rational Quality Manager to manage a test effort within a software development project. The course teaches how to plan the test effort, develop test artifacts, align with requirements and development, manage the test team’s work, monitor progress, submit and track defects, and report test results and status. Through hands-on lab exercises that reinforce learning, you will experience the benefits of test management that is integrated with requirements and development through the Rational solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM). IBM Rational Quality Manager is a key component of the Rational solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM), providing quality management capabilities in a fully-integrated environment that can also include Rational Team Concert for change and configuration management, and Rational Requirements Composer for requirements definition and management.
Course Title: Testing with IBM Rational Quality Manager V4.0
Course Duration: 1 day
Course Number: RT283G
Course Abstract: This introductory course is designed to familiarize testing professionals with the basics of IBM Rational Quality Manager V4.0. The Rational Quality Manager application assists in creating scripts for manual testing. The course helps you to create manual tests more quickly, streamline the execution of manual tests, and monitor manual test results. Additionally, you will learn how to increase the reuse of test assets, and how to use external test data with test scripts. With hands-on lab exercises that reinforce learning, the focus of this course is on the practical application of Rational Quality Manager to resolve common manual testing challenges.
Course Title: Essentials of IBM Rational Functional Tester, Java Scripting, V8.0
Course Duration: 2 days
Course Number: RT545G
Course Abstract: This introductory course is designed to familiarize testing professionals with the basics of the IBM Rational test automation tools for use in testing Java and Web applications. Testers can build, enhance, and maintain scripts in a full-function Java IDE that integrates with the IBM Rational Software Delivery Platform products. Hands-on instruction is provided for those who want to explore the power of using IBM Rational Functional Tester. The Rational Functional Tester application builds effective and resilient test scripts using Java code and IBM ScriptAssure technology. The focus is on the practical application of Rational Functional Tester to resolve common Java and Web automated testing challenges. Additionally, some basics about Java code relevant to creating scripts for testing are covered. This course focuses on getting started with Rational Functional Tester.