Which type of synthetic transaction would you configure to verify that a specific web application was available? (choose the best answer)



Question:

Which type of synthetic transaction would you configure to verify that a specific web application was available? (choose the best answer)
A. TCP Port.
B. Windows Service.
C. OLE DB data source.
D. Web application availability.

Correct answer: D


A. Incorrect: You use this type of synthetic transaction to verify that a TCP Port is available. While a TCP Port test would verify that a web server was present, you couldn’t use it to test the functionality of an application.
B. Incorrect: You use this type of synthetic transaction to verify that a service is running.
C. Incorrect: You use this type of synthetic transaction to verify that an OLE DB compatible database is responding to remote queries.
D. Correct: You use this type of synthetic transaction to verify that a web application is responding to requests