Micro Focus LoadRunner Tutorial

This tutorial provides basic and in-depth knowledge of Micro Focus LoadRunner Performance Testing tool. It describes the core concept of LoadRunner in layman term to clear your basics and make a strong platform of performance testing skill using LoadRunner tool.

  1. Introduction
  2. Installation
    1. VuGen
    2. Analysis Tool
  3. Basic Terminologies
  4. Basic Steps
  5. List of Protocols
  6. Basic steps of scripting
    1. Protocol Selection
    2. Script Recording
      1. Recording Option (HTML vs URL mode)
    3. Script Debugging
      1. Correlation
        1. Automatic Correlation
        2. Manual Correlation
        3. web_reg_save_param
        4. web_reg_save_param_ex
        5. web_reg_save_param_regexp
        6. web_reg_save_param_xpath
        7. web_reg_save_param_json
        8. Correlation Function – Differences
      2. Flow Logic
        1. ‘if’ and ‘switch’ statements
        2. ‘for’, ‘while’ and ‘do-while’ statements
      3. Content Check
        1. Text Check
        2. Image Check
        3. web_find
        4. web_reg_find
        5. web_global_verification
        6. web_image_check
        7. Content Check – Function – Differences
      4. Script Enhancement
        1. Parameterization
          1. Add & Restore Parameter
          2. Types of Parameter
          3. Parameter Setting
        2. Transaction Handling
        3. Rendezvous Point
          1. Rendezvous Policy
        4. Runtime Settings
          1. Run Logic
          2. Pacing
          3. Log
          4. Think Time
          5. Additional Attributes
          6. Miscellaneous
          7. Browser Emulation
          8. Speed Simulation
          9. Streaming
          10. Content Check
          11. Proxy
          12. Preferences
            1. Checks
            2. Web Performance Graph Generation
            3. Runtime Settings – Preferences – Advanced
            4. Runtime Settings – Preferences – HTTP
            5. Runtime Settings – Preferences – General
            6. Runtime Settings – Preferences – Authentication
            7. Runtime Settings – Preferences – Logging
            8. Runtime Settings – Preferences – JavaScript
          13. Runtime Settings – Download Filters
  7. VuGen Script Replay and Debugging
  8. LoadRunner – Scenario Preparation
    1. Manual Scenario
      1. Scenario Schedule Modes
      2. Scenario Schedule Modes Combination
    2. Goal-Oriented Scenario
  9. Test Execution
  10. Analysis (Rules and Technique)
    1. Running Vusers Graph
    2. Average Response Time Graph
    3. Throughput Graph
    4. Hits per second Graph
    5. Transactions per second Graph
    6. Error Graphs
  11. Learn – Regular Expression for web_reg_save_param_regexp function
  12. Overlay, Correlate and Tile Graphs

Complex Protocols:

  1. Citrix (Description/Tips/Debugging)

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