Tempest is an OpenStack integration test suite that provides a set of integration tests to be run against a live OpenStack cluster, i.e. the overcloud. Tempest has batteries of tests for validation of OpenStack APIs, scenarios, and other specific tests useful in validating an OpenStack deployment. In This tech guide provides instructions for successfully executing Tempest test suites against the Dell EMC Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Solution, including steps to ensure the cleanup process executes successfully.

This technical guide provides information necessary to deploy, configure, and operate the Tempest test suite on the Director Node and to run Tempest validation tests on the overcloud for the Dell EMC Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Solution Version 6.