Performance testing is a complex process; configuring and executing the tests are only one part. The most challenging part of performance testing is the analysis of test results. Currently, there are a lot of different tools with different functionality. All of them: Excel, native JMeter Listeners, etc. have their advantages....and disadvantages. Excel requires a lot of manual work, native JMeter Listeners are not informative enough, other products on the market are extremelly expensive.
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To have Cloud Scalability, or not to have Cloud Scalability? That is the question.