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Load Testing Web Apps Using Apache JMeter

Apache JMeter is an excellent tool for simulating user load on a web application in order to test performance. You can easily build a test plan by specifying the number of users and the interval between requests, and JMeter will then spawn a thread per user and hit your webapp. At the end of the test, you will get a ...

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Tools of the Trade for Performance and Load Testing

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Apache JMeter: Load Test Whatever You Want

This is the second post about load testing with Apache JMeter, read the first post here: A step by step tutorial about load testing relational databases. JMeter has lots of Samplers. If you need a sampler that is not provided by JMeter you can write your custom sampler. (custom samplers are called “Java Request” in JMeter terminology) This post will ...

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JMeter: Load Testing Relational Databases

Apache JMeter is a performance testing tool which is entirely written in Java. Any application that works on request/response model can be load tested with JMeter. A relational database is not an exception: receives sql queries, executes them and returns the results of the execution. I’am going to show you how easy it is to set up test scenarios with ...

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