Search Operations Test

This test measures how quickly the Content Server processes search operations.

Target of the test : A Teratext Content Server

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for the Teratext Content server being monitored.

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed


The host for which the test is to be configured


The port number at which the specified host listens

User, Password, Confirm Password

To monitor the Content Server, the eG agent should connect to the server using the credentials of a user with rights to access the IR-EXPLAIN-1database. Provide the credentials of such a user in the User and Password text boxes, and confirm the password by retyping it in the Confirm Password text box. 

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation


Indicates the number of search operations performed during the last measurement period.


This is a good indicator of the server workload.

Average duration

Indicates the average search duration.


Ideally, the value of this measure should be low. A high value could indicate a processing bottleneck on the Content Server.