Performance testing is a subset of performance engineering, an emerging computer science practice which strives to build performance into the implementation, design and architecture of a system.

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Visual Studio 2013 Performance results analysis issues

I have to use VSTS 2013 ultimate as a Performance (Load) test tool for one of my project, I have my prior experience in JMeter, but client want only VSTS performance report. I have studied and used ...
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visualizing the chronology of a discovery process

Meta: this is probably not a question for which there is a single, objective, best answer, but I'm going to ask it here anyway because it's applicable to our jobs and non-obvious. I spent three ...
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How does TestNG influence on project performance?

The task is to measure changes in performance of a system during daytime execution. Test system description Tests are performed on java desktop application which is started with cmd command: java -...
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API testing with Jmeter: how to get the dynamic token and insert it into next HTTP request

Below is the response I am getting from my API and each time I use it, it'll generate a fresh token. Return Response:- {"status":true,"msg":"Login successfully","result":{"user_id":"...
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Unable to start the test in JMeter with 1000 users . (I see thread count in negative)

Using a controller, I am trying to connect two remote machines to start the test. With low load (example: 50 users) I was able to run all the 5 scripts. My goal is to run with 1000 users. When I do ...
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Jmeter fails to connect to a .qvw on an https server

I am trying to record a performance test that simulates multiple users logging onto an IP address Access Point. Each user has a different username/password, and different groups have different ...
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Detect USB bus failure on Win CE device from a separate PC

I am testing a device running Win CE that is having issues with the USB bus failing intermittently. Manually, it takes me hours to reproduce the bug so I'm trying to automate this process. So how do I ...
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Capture Provisioning time in Performance testing

I have a situation in my application where I need to wait and note the provisioning time of a Virtual Machine (The time taken when the order got accepted and the time it is available for usage). How ...
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Jmeter: How can I keep 1000 or “X” users login requests session alive using JMeter?

Here is my Test Scenario: First, I am generating a load which includes only Login Requests (say for 1000 users). I am using "Ultimate Thread Group" and "Constant Throughput Timer" in my script. ...
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Unable to run Jmeter (database test) script using gradle

I am unable to run jmeter JMX file using gradle task 'jmeterRun' which is having test for database checkpoint. I am getting error message "Could not return Connection java.sql.SQLException: No ...
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How to deserialize and correlate Binary Large Objects in Load Runner 11.5 Web Custom Request?

I'm working on a Silverlight based application. We've recorded the scripts using Load Runner 11.5 and while replaying to find dynamic values for correlation, we found out that the entire data in a ...
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How to create a workload model?

I am senior in college and I just got hired in QA. My first task is to create a workload model. However I am not sure what to do. I was hoping if anyone can point me to a good example. I have to ...
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Passing a dynamically created query string for Salesforce application

I created a web performance test for a Salesforce workflow using visual studio. I created a custom extraction to retrieve a parameter from a query string. However, the request with the query string is ...
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How to monitor JBoss active threads of a web application via JMeter

I have a requirement to monitor JBoss active threads (of application under test) while I am performing load test through JMeter. After going through different articles, I came across 2 JMeter which ...
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Sync/Rendezvous point in VSTS 2013

Just to give background about the problem. Few weeks back I started using VSTS Ultimate 2013 for Performance and Load testing (this is Client's demand to use only VSTS), earlier than that I have ...
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TeamCity JMeter Plugin Format Setting Assertions

I'm successfully using the team city jmeter plugin. However, I think it has a bug in it, as when I select the assertions option in the build feature. All builds will always fail if there is an ...
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HP ALM and JMeter integration

Has anyone tried to Integrate HP ALM with JMeter? Very new to HP ALM so not sure on how to integrate it with JMeter. On high level following functionality should work trigger test with HP ALM ...
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Avoid recording unwanted request in jmeter recorder automatically

Is there a way to not save Http Header requests send to a web site in JMeter recorder rather than recording and deleting manually?
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How to prevent Jmeter from stopping internet?

I am doing some benchmark testing. During this, I have to increase numbers of users, keeping ramp-up time 1 and loop count 1. First I started with 100 users it passed, then I put 500 users it failed, ...
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JMeter: How to make my script more realistic?

I want to create a script in JMeter which will mimic a real world scenario. Say, for example, 100 users have logged into my web application using their individual credential. They established 100 ...
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How to store security certificate exception for webtest

I am using Visual Studio 2015 to run a Web Performance test on our web site. The site uses SSL throughout. The tests run correctly on our 'production' site, but now I need to run them on our 'Staging' ...
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Upon starting RPT it is showing “IBM Rational Performance Tester” license Key cannot be found

Step1: When I try to open RPT(version 8.3) then after selecting workspace it shows a pop up which says: “IBM Rational Performance Tester” license Key cannot be found. Step2: In the pop up there is ...
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How to calculate DOM size in web application using chrome profiler?

I am doing performance testing of a single page web application.How to calculate DOM size in web application using chrome profiler?
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JMeter Backend Listener - How to fill all samplers in samplerList

I am using JMeter to perform performance tests , I've got many HTTP samplers with quite long names contaning spaces, underlines etc. At this moment I am using Backend Listener to store sampler stats ...