If you want to master JMeter performance testing, it’s worth taking a leaf out of the book from the experts. Advanced JMeter users usually come from a performance engineering background. They devote themselves to delivering results and verifying that their systems are capable of enduring great demand and performance challenges. They need to ensure they can support extremely high volumes of concurrent users and achieve a great ‘hits’ rate.
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This is a guest post written by Chen Atlas, Founder and CTO of laundry and dry-cleaning scheduling app Cleanly.
Missed our webinar on performance testing for web and mobile applications? Nearly 1,500 people signed up for this webinar – and we recorded the session in full so you can enjoy it too! In this webinar, BlazeMeter’s VP of Product Strategy Ophir Prusak revealed how you can ensure your backend will handle high traffic loads from mobile apps and websites. Key topics included: - How and why companies are incorporating performance testing into their app development lifecycle
It might not be your preferred method, but sometimes black box testing is inevitable. Here's an example of a scenario that I often encounter… A client comes in and says: “Hey, I’ve got this web app. I’m not really sure exactly how it works, but...well, I need to load test it. Can you please help me script it and see how it handles load?”
You’re probably busy getting your website or app ready for Black Friday. But do you know how much it will cost your company if it does go down for a couple of minutes on the big day? Or which time of day your site will be stressed the most? Or how many people will come to your site from mobiles? Check out this Infographic for the answers to these questions and a few more interesting statistics on load testing…
The 2014 Scalability and Performance Conference (Surge 2014) starts on Wednesday – and we’re going to be there! The event, which will be held from September 24-26 in Maryland, will focus on the development of scalable web applications and architectures. Surge 2014 will feature four key tracks: Scaling Architecture, Scaling Infrastructure, Scaling Organizations and Training.
The Webdriver Sampler is a great tool - but not everyone knows how to use it! In the past, we’ve covered how to use Selenium with JMeter's WebDriver Sampler. So today I’m going to answer the top ten questions that I get asked about using the WebDriver Sampler - with some extra tips and techniques to help you with Selenium scripting in JMeter. Q. How do I Allocate the WebDriver Sampler?
Did you catch our webinar on combining back-end and front-end testing? Nearly 1,500 people signed up for this webinar, which showed viewers how to understand what will happen to their front end when their web or mobile app is under heavy load. Michael Sage from Sauce Labs teamed up with our own Ophir Prusak for this event. Together, they covered many valuable topics, including:
It was the biggest event on Apple’s 2014 calendar; the long awaited launch of the iPhone 6. On September 9, Apple announced the iPhone 6, the 6 plus and its new smartwatch. Apple fans had been camping outside the Fifth Avenue store for days in anticipation of the release. On the day itself, thousands flocked to the web to watch a live stream of CEO Timothy Cook unveil Apple’s latest innovations. But instead of Apple’s new products, many visitors saw the following message…