Category: Performance Testing Basics

Importance of HTTP Status Response Code in Performance Testing

How HTTP Status Response code is helpful in Performance Testing?

HTTP status code is a common and very useful term in performance testing. Any performance testing tool primarily validates HTTP Status Response Code to mark a request as pass or fail. Many times you have seen HTTP 500/404/403 as a response code while playing back the script and that leads you to debug the script.…
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Top Challenges in Performance Testing

Top Challenges faced in Performance Testing

Many performance testers are unaware of Performance Testing challenges and faced difficulties to carry out successful Performance Testing.

Performance Test Reporting

Performance Test Reporting

What is Performance Test Reporting? Performance Test Reporting phase provides an overall test result, test analysis and recommendations to the project team or client from application’s performance perspective. The outcome of this phase i.e. Performance Test Report document helps to take the GO / NO-GO decision for the whole application or specific business flow. Purpose…
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Performance Testing Execution

Performance Test Execution

What is Performance Test Execution? Performance Test Execution word refers to run the tests specific to performance testing like load test, soak test, stress test, spike test etc. using performance testing tool. Performance Test Plan contains detailed information of all these tests which need to be executed in the performance testing window. Basically, this phase…
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Workload Modelling in Performance Testing

Steps to Design Workload Model in Performance Testing

The last post (Performance Test Workload Modelling) described the basics of Workload Modelling and the activities performed during this phase. Sometimes this phase is also known as Performance Test Scenario creation phase. Let’s try to understand this phase with some practical examples. This post will describe the steps to design the workload model in Performance…
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Performance Testing Workload Modelling

Performance Test Workload Modelling

What is Workload? Performance Test Workload refers to the distribution of load across the identified scenario. Performance tester prepares a workload to simulate the real-world situation in the performance test environment. In performance testing cycle, different workloads are created to study the behaviour of the system under various loads and conditions.┬áSometimes the workload is also…
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