This section describes data source settings for each data source type present in ReadyAPI.
|Some of the datasources can be used in functional tests and in virtual services; some others are available in functional tests only.
|Gets data from a database by using a JDBC connection. It is similar to the JDBC data source, but uses predefined JDBC database connections.
|Generates data by using the built-in data generator engine.
|Gets data from the Excel tables.
|Obtains content of the specified file line-by-line.
|Gets data from a database by using a JDBC connection. Unlike the Data Connection data source, it uses a connection specified in the data source.
|Obtains data specified in a grid.
|Generates data by using a Groovy script.
|Parses the desired data from the JSON content with JSONPath expressions.
|Parses the desired data from the XML content with XPath expressions.
|Iterates through the specified directory and gets file content.
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