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Difference Between Concurrent Users and Simultaneous Users

Concurrent Users vs Simultaneous Users

Difference Between Concurrent Users and Simultaneous Users. Concurrent Users do parallel activity (may be different). Simultaneous Users do same activity.

Think Time

Think Time

Think Time: The Time between two transactions or user actions. A real-world user takes some time to perform his activities on a web application. Such activities involve reading the content of a page, entering the details on a web form, selecting a product from a list etc. While doing these activities, a time gap creates…
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Performance Testing Terminologies

Without knowing the correct definition of performance testing terminologies, it is difficult to understand the basics. This article covers all the important terms which are majorly used in performance testing activities. Following are the terminologies and their definitions: Virtual User Performance Testing Tool generates the virtual users which simulate the real user’s activity. Actually, these…
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Cloud Based Performance Testing Tool

Cloud based performance testing tool provides the facility to run the test on cloud infrastructure. The main advantage of cloud based performance testing is the simulation of different geographic locations which helps to apply the load on the server from different region, country and area.  The concept of cloud based performance testing is to create…
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Licensed Performance Testing Tool

Licensed Performance Testing Tools are commercial tools. These tools can be used only by purchasing the license bundle from the respective company. The testing tool companies provide licenses based on: User Count: License to generate a certain number of user load Protocol: License which are specific to protocol Period: License for certain period of time…
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Open Source Performance Testing Tool

Open-source Performance Testing tools are freely available and do not need any commercial license. These tools are easy to set-up rather than a commercial licensed tool but certain limitations are also associated with freeware PT tools. Refer to pros and cons for detailed information: Pros: No licensing cost Mostly tools are platform independent. Run on…
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