Questions tagged [load-testing]

A load test is a type of performance test "focused on determining or validating performance characteristics of the product under test when subjected to workload models and load volumes anticipated during production operations". For issues relating to the setting up or running of load tests.

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JMeter Load Test for Seperate ID based URL'S

1)something data-driven, i.e. JMeter Variable originating from CSV Data Set Config like ${userid} 2)something random i.e. between 1 and 100 using __Random() function like ${__Random(1,100)} These ...
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How to do load test based on User ID using JMeter

My app having six modules for each modules having separate URLs: 1)http://church/wpApp/api.php?mod=gallery&method=get Videos&format=json -- with this URL, I can be done the load test Using ...
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Is there a term called Stair-Step Performance Testing?

I have been hearing a term called 'Stair-Step Performance Testing' from students. Is there any official term as such. Please share your thoughts.
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Stops JMeter test after desired sample count

The requirement is to stop the JMeter test after desired sample count is achieved. I have tried following approach...but the threads are not stopping as expected. Please let me know how to solve the ...
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Gatling: Load Testing for dummies [closed]

I had been assigned to do a Research and Implement Gatling tool in our company. Anyone who can share there experience about the tool?
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How to set uploaded CSV file server path for __StringFromFile function in JMeter HTTP Request?

How to set uploaded CSV file server path for __StringFromFile function in JMeter? How to get server CSV file path for this? ex Bitbucket [need to run JMeter scripts in sever not in local machine] ...
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LoadRuner 12.5 - Throughput Difference with similar Response Time for different locations

Tool used - HP LoadRunner 12.5; Protocol used - Ajax TruClient. The application is hosted on Nederland location. we are performing load tests with the same number of scripts simulating the load from ...
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How to implement the following scenario using Jmeter?

Can anyone help me out how to implement the following scenario using Jmeter, in this scenario N number of users should be able to log in at once and implement the same scenario at the same time? I ...
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JMeter: Write data in CSV file as rows and columns

Can someone please help how to write data in CSV file as rows and columns? I have below code: import java.io.FileWriter; import com.opencsv.CSVWriter; // I am extracting all vars.get from XPath ...
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VSTS 2012 Load/Web Test: Transactions not showing up in the tables tab (Empty table)

I just ran a test for around 150 users for almost over an hour. After the test I find that the transaction response times are not generated in the Tables tab. I can however notice them on the summary ...
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Best security and performance testing tool as a fresher tester [closed]

What are the best security and performance tool as a fresher tester i should know? I am new to the testing field and my seniors have asked me to learn tools for performance and security testing.
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Jmeter-Performance Testing Results

I have done performance test using Jmeter for the below shown requirement. Having 15 users, 30 seconds for ramp-up period and to schedule for 1800 seconds duration to run the test, 1. To calculate ...
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File Extraction from BI Tool

I have the task to validate the file extraction from the BI tool to ensure the records are extracting as we expected from the Report. My Question is During file Extraction We using the option as ...
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Manual Performance Testing [closed]

I created an application. And I want that application to accept 100000 users. How can I perform manual performance testing on application?
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Loadrunner Analysis Error

I have created a script in virtual user generator, opened that script in controller and ran it. But the problem is that when I open Load Runner analysis for the results, it will display the error as ...
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Endurance testing strategy needed for a LAMP Stack application

The AUT is built with LAMP* Stack and is the Intranet Home app and is going to be used by almost all employees of a large corporation. Application Performance Testing is carried out using HPE suite ...
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How to do load test in global region using Jmeter

We would like to do load testing from multiple regions using Jmeter. Our application is deployed in AWS. Below are the options we have right now Create micro instances in AWS in multiple regions and ...
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Is there a way to create a load test using existing mochajs tests?

We have some end-to-end tests written using WebDriverIO, and mochajs for a web application. Is there a way or tool to reuse these tests in order to create some load tests with various configuration?
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Jmeter rampup capabilities

I know rampup has been explained here How to set up Jmeter ramp up time? or https://stackoverflow.com/q/17288545/4675568. But something bothers me. On my local machine, I'm trying to do 10000 ...
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The heap memory keeps on increasing on managed servers even though the load test has ended, what could be the reason? [closed]

We are having a strange observation while performance testing our web application which is, even after the load test ends, the heap keeps on increasing, what could be the issue? The environment for PT ...
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Jmeter - What is the functioning of “Per User” checkbox under Throughput Controller?

I need to divide the load on my application with some percentages i.e. Login Module - 60%, Accounts - 10%, Other Modules - 30%. After few research i find a option under Throughput Controller section ...
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JMeter graph interpretation

I am very new at JMeter and am trying to get an idea of how to interpret the graphs below. The test I performed used 1 thread group with 600 users ramped up ever 5 seconds. What concerns me is the ...
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Performance under load graph analysis: network or server limitations?

Here is performance under load graph (each virtual user performs the same set of operations/transactions): From 5th minute (about 30 Vusers) number of transactions stops to grow (but number of users ...
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Applications for practicing performance testing from home

I want to practice performance testing at home using some load testing tool like jmeter. Can anybody tell me some links of websites or applications on which I can practice performance testing by ...
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Why running 1 user load test giving strange results while 50 users are running with normal results [closed]

I ran two performance tests using IBM rational performance tester(RPT) on my application. My application is a j2ee application running on a weblogic server. First RPT schedule (baseline test): 1 ...
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Where to set number of Vusers (threads) running per process in Load Runner Controller?

In Load Runner help center is said about "Running a Vuser as a Process or Thread": Alternatively, if you run each Vuser as a thread, the Controller launches only one instance of the driver ...
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How do I parse more than one parameters from the response in Jmeter?

Currently, I am using JSON Path Extractor as my POST PROCESSOR to parse parameters from response body. Suppose say I have to parse two parameters from response 'AuthenticationToken' as well as 'userId'...
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Info about enterprise level application server architecture components required [closed]

I want to gain knowledge about full architecture of enterprise level application deployment. I mean, place and positions of various components like load balancers, server multiple instances etc. How ...
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What monitoring tools are available to monitor the load testing being done by IBM rational performance tester?

I am doing the load testing by using IBM rational performance tester on an application. I want to monitor the various resources like servers, middleware, networking etc. during the load testing in ...
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Successful test from OpenScript fails in Test Managger with “Find Object Timeout” error (Oracle)

I am trying to execute in Oracle's Test Manager, an automatic test which I created in Oracle's OpenScript. My script in OpenScript is executed successfully as you can see below: When I execute the ...
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Is it possible to do load testing of java swing application with Jmeter?

I need to perform load testing of java swing application. So there should be imitation of simultaneous actions on N instances of this application. Is it possible to do it with jmeter? I have doubts ...
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Random email address for each thread

I'm familiar with user defined variables in jmeter & have it setup to provide a random email address using; ${__V(${__RandomString(10,abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz,)}${__Random(1,10000,)}@aol.com)} ...
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Is there any standards in Software Performance testing? [closed]

Are there any standards in Software Performance testing? Have found subsubsection about performance in ISO 29119-4. Is it all? Is there a single document written entirely about performance testing? -...
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Record script using JMeter proxy from command line

I have one requirement: I need to execute a command in command prompt that should trigger “Start” button of “HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder”. Even if I don't press “Start” button, the HTTP response ...
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Can I make JMeter respect the Vary cache header?

I'm testing a service that uses Etags. The service also sends a Vary header. I want to test the service using the cache, so I can determine cache performance. But according to JMeter docs and my ...
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Single User test shows latency while load test passes for web application. Where to look for clues?

I am testing a Drupal/CMS-like Web Application for performance issues and have come across a strange situation. The application came for testing after users complained about perceived slowness. After ...
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Why application under test become down and restarts on its own during performance testing

I was doing performance testing on an application in my organization with load of 250 concurrent users with ramp up of 50,100 then 250. I am using IBM Rational performance tester(RPT). I have used IE ...
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How to monitor the response time of page level individual elements of web page using RPT?

I want to measure the response time of the page level elements of a web page during load testing using IBM Rational Performance Tester. For example, suppose I have clicked a submit button after ...
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Is applying the Ramp up period mandatory while doing load testing with huge load?

We have a requirement to test the website behavior when 1000+ users are acting on a website at a time. For that we prepared a jMeter script like below -Added a Thread group with 1000 users -Ramp up ...
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How a Software Tester or Q & A should move ahead in his career [closed]

When one person joins a company as a software tester, the basic skills he contains within himself is Manual Testing. Is it enough for him to sustains for a long period in the company? If not then ...
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Open source tool to automate testing of publish subscribe connection

I recently learned how to use SOAP UI to test REST and SOAP Webservices. But now, I am looking for a similar open-source software to test Publish-Subscribe connections for performing automated testing....
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How can I get individual test iteration results from a load test?

In a Visual Studio Web Performance and Load Test project, how can I look at the (Test log) results of individual test runs from a load test? If my load test experiences any errors, I can go to the ...
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How many number of virtual users available with PVU license for load testing with RPT?

I have two questions: I am using RPT(IBM rational performance tester) as standalone application. That is, not along with following offerings: IBM Rational Performance Test Server IBM Rational Test ...
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Difference between Scalability Testing And Capacity Testing?

Belongs to non-functional testing type. But I get confused between these 2 types of testing.
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How to send different http requests at the same time in jmeter

I need to send many http requests (E.g: 500 http request) with different data (E.g: 500 data) at the same time. How can I do it? Example: abc.com/path?param1=xyz&param2=qwe 'xyz' and 'qwe' are ...
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JMeter: How to know where my JMeter test results fails? Is it from my server? Or the server which has an application?

I am working on distributed JMeter testing. When I run my tests during working hours it fails for 50 users with ramp up of 5 seconds. When I ran the same test when everyone left the office after ...
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How to dynamically generate JSon in Gatling?

I have the following two methods: def randomStartMethod() : Long = { var range = 1000L var r = ThreadLocalRandom.current().nextLong(10L*range) var randomStart = 1396024675000L + r return ...
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Performance test tool that can record without proxy

I'm doing a performance test for a report upload system of a bank on an intranet network. (I have to turn off internet to access.) Initially I used JMeter to record HTTP traffic, but then I ran into a ...
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What is a good method to add load to automated test cases using JMeter?

My company has a bunch of automated test cases for our regression sweeps made using Selenium. We would like to add load to some of them but can't figure out a viable way to do it because the data can ...
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Newbie to Jmeter. How to test a dynamic DOM?

Trying to learn Jmeter on my own and am a little confused. I utilized the template to record my script. My steps included navigating to various pages and making simple string changes. Ran through ...